Southwestern Community College:

Southwestern Community College is a comprehensive learning and teaching institution offering high quality innovative instruction and support to all who need and value these services. Seamless links with the community, advanced technology and a culturally rich environment promote student achievement and academic excellence.

Southwestern Community College accomplishes its mission through customer focus, continuous improvement and teamwork:
■to awaken the potential of each student, offering multiple pathways for learning what is important to know and to do — giving coherence and meaning to the total educational experience
■to aggressively pursue the most current technologies while maintaining a nurturing atmosphere which appreciates the value of every individual
■to be a catalyst for community service — removing barriers, creating linkages, building relationships and integrating resources to enhance the quality of life
■to be a leader in economic development and a mindful steward of the natural and cultural resources of the area
■to prepare citizens to live, learn and work in a diverse global village