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Academic Affairs Mission Statement

Our mission is to prepare students for successful employment, transfer, and life-long learning. We equip students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to succeed in their professional endeavors, and to lead in service to their communities.

Enduring Values

To achieve our mission, we pursue goals and activities within a framework of shared values which serve as a touchstone for our decision-making, and which form the foundation for assessment of our effectiveness in achieving our goals. We value:

  • Excellence in all endeavors.
  • Evidence-based assessment of progress towards goals. 
  • Continuous improvement. 
  • Personal responsibility for one’s roles in the learning environment.
  • Recognition and reward for outstanding accomplishments.
  • Partnerships of varying types which advance goal achievement. 
  • Effective use of technology to support learning.