Mission Statement

The place of innovative and academic oriented learning, and to combine academic excellence with social and economic relevance.

The core mission is to provide educational excellence by facilitating high-quality teaching and learning.

The following goals and strategies have been identified to serve this purpose:

Campus Environment

To develop a safe, accessible, welcoming, and student-focused learning environment

Higher Education Opportunities

Support and develop a wide variety of educational opportunities


Demonstrate ways the college responds to the community’s learning needs

Student Success

Preparing students for success in higher education and life in a global society

Cultural Enrichment

Enhance diversity and expose learners to various cultural experiences

Diversity and Faculty Development

Make significant progress toward a more diverse faculty, student body, and staff in terms of nationality

Staff Development

Encourage and support professional development for all employees