"Congratulations to the graduating Class of 2022. You are the future global leaders not only here in Kenya but across the entire continent and beyond. We are so proud of you and look forward to hear the impact that you will create in your life journey," said Prof. Ensign who brings to her new position a distinguished scholarly and administrative reputation from both the United States and Africa.
In its recently launched 2021-2026 Strategic Plan, the University outlined plans to strengthen its enrolment rates by more than 32% while diversifying the range of market-driven courses delivered as part of its institutional growth plans. The Strategic Plan also highlights a blueprint to secure and intensify the University's revenue mobilization efforts to finance its academic delivery programs while leveraging its robust Information Technology Systems.
The University also aims to transition 85% of its students into the labour market through market-driven programs that meet the 21st-century industry needs. As part of its strategic plan, the institution will triple external research funding and productivity by 2026.
USIU-Africa is one of Kenya's leading private universities, representing over 70 nationalities undertaking 35 Undergraduate, Graduate and Doctoral programs. It is the only University in the region with dual accreditation in Kenya by the Commission for University Education (CUE) and the United States of America (USA) by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). www.usiu.ac.ke