This strategic plan was built by educators, a core group of people whose goal is to make the world better by providing people with increased access to knowledge and learning. Knowledge should be like the air that we breathe - all around us and easy to access. The contents of this document are a strategic and economic model with an altruistic goal in mind.
The 2016-2020 strategic plan is designed to respond to the educational needs of our residents while addressing economic, demographic, and community trends. It's purpose is to provide clear direction to the organization, which each college can use to develop their own operational planning. As part of the strategic planning process, it was critical to identify those issues – social, political, and economic – that will potentially have effects on our institutions so that the District can better prepare itself to address these challenges and align itself with a changing environment. In addition to our core value – the relentless pursuit of student success - five priorities were identified. These priorities will: