MISSION STATEMENT: We are a diverse learning and teaching community committed to improving individual life and society through high-quality, accessible educational programs and engaged learning opportunities. GOALS: -To foster an environment where diverse individuals, groups, and views are valued. -To provide programs and services for lifelong learning that create and enhance opportunities for achieving career and personal goals in a changing society. -To serve with integrity and accountability as a model of institutional excellence. -To offer affordable programs and services enhanced by technology in an accessible and safe learning and working environment. -To be a center for intellectual, economic, cultural, and recreational resources for individuals and communities.