Learn to Thrive: Strategic Plan 2022


Building on historical strengths and contemporary potential, Texas Woman's is focused on becoming a global leader in these four areas.

Women and Leadership

At Texas Woman’s, women have found their voices and discovered the courage to lead. Continuing in this tradition, Texas Woman’s will contribute knowledge and best practices that encourage women and men, together, to lead, thrive, and prosper in professional, organizational, and community settings for the advancement of humanity.


With a historical commitment to the health of others, Texas Woman’s leads in the discovery of best practices in the care and wellbeing of the human body and mind. Texas Woman’s will continue to bring healthcare leadership and advanced practice to emerging economies and will provide opportunities for students to experience other cultures and healthcare systems.

Experiential Learning

From its inception, Texas Woman’s emphasized experiential learning with the university motto “We learn to do by doing” and today, continues to recognize the important connection between experience and learning. Texas Woman’s will provide opportunities for students to bridge theory with practice in higher education.


In a state with nearly two million veteran residents, Texas Woman’s embraces the opportunity to provide leadership and insight into improving the quality of life for veterans and their families. Building on its established history of service to veterans as well as archives and research with particular expertise of women in the military, Texas Woman’s will continue to serve those who served our country.