Vision, Mission, Core Themes, and Values - Home

Mission

Pierce College creates quality educational opportunities for a diverse community of learners to thrive in an evolving world.

Vision

Possibilities realized: Innovative and engaged learners enriching our local and global communities.

Core Themes

Access
At Pierce College District, students will have access to comprehensive educational offerings and services.

Excellence
Pierce College District will ensure quality, sustainability and continuous improvement in all of its departments and programs.

Contribution to the Community
Pierce College District will be a recognized leader in building and maintaining academic, industry and broad-based community partnerships to advance local educational opportunities and economic development.

Positive and Diverse College Environment
Pierce College District will promote an environment in which quality teaching and learning are fostered, decision-making is collaborative, and students and employees feel valued and respected.

Student Learning and Success
Pierce College District students will experience quality, relevant learning that increases their knowledge, skills and abilities to maximize the potential for individual success whether transferring to a four-year institution or preparing directly for the workforce.

Values

  • Learning
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Accountability
  • Sustainability