The state’s only public comprehensive associate degree–granting institution, it provides affordable, open access to higher education at locations throughout the state. Its primary mission is to offer recent high school graduates and returning adults the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for intellectual, professional and personal growth through an array of academic, career and lifelong-learning programs. It meets the wide-ranging educational needs of a diverse student population, building on a rich tradition of excellence in teaching and dedication to all students with the ability and motivation to succeed. It sets high academic standards necessary for transfer and career success, champion diversity, respond to community needs and contribute to the state’s economic development and the region’s workforce.
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