2013-18 Strategic Plan

OUR MISSION

Central Oregon Community College promotes student success and community enrichment by providing quality, accessible, lifelong education opportunities.

OUR VISION

To achieve student success and community enrichment, COCC fosters student completion of academic goals, prepares students for employment, assists regional employers and promotes equitable achievement for the diverse students and communities we serve.

VALUES AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS

Student Focused in All That We Do
Caliber of Faculty and Staff
Open Door Philosophy
Reputation
Diversity
Campus Traditions
Work/Life Balance
Comprehensive Services
Internal Connections
External Connections
Innovation
More: Values and Future Directions

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THEMES

INSTITUTIONAL SUSTAINABILITY

Students will have the opportunity to be successful because the College has planned and invested appropriately to ensure sustainability of high quality programs, services and facilities that support student learning and educational achievement.

TRANSFER AND ARTICULATION

Students will have the academic achievement and skills necessary to transfer and articulate successfully to institutions of higher learning beyond the community college level.

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT

Students of Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs will be prepared for employment and advanced education through the acquisition of knowledge and discipline-specific, employment skills necessary to meet current industry needs.

BASIC SKILLS

Students will have academic achievements and basic learning skills necessary to participate effectively as engaged community and family members, and employees, and to succeed at the college level.

LIFELONG LEARNING

Participants in lifelong learning will have access to learning opportunities in the areas of Enrichment, Professional Development, Technology and Wellness.

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