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Mission, Vision, & Values

MISSION STATEMENT

Shelton State Community College is a comprehensive institution committed to providing the community innovative and accessible learning opportunities to advance academic excellence, cultural enrichment, workforce training, and economic development.

VISION STATEMENT

Our vision for Shelton State Community College: Empowerment and economic development through excellence in education, workforce training, and community involvement.

INSTITUTIONAL VALUES
Excellence Accountability Responsiveness
Integrity Respect Accessibility

SHELTON 2020: REALIZING OUR VISION

1.0 ENRICHING STUDENT LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT

1.1 SSCC will develop and sustain excellence in instructional programs and support.

1.2 SSCC will expand eLearning and other innovative delivery methods for instruction.

1.3 SSCC will achieve and maintain student retention, transfer, and graduation rates comparable to peer institutions.

1.4 SSCC will enhance the student experience through excellence in programs, services, and facilities.

2.0 EMPOWERING FACULTY AND STAFF

2.1 SSCC will maintain a team of diverse, qualified, student-centered, and experienced faculty and staff.

2.2 SSCC will provide opportunities for faculty and staff development.

2.3 SSCC will openly develop and communicate policies, procedures, and performance expectations with faculty and staff participation.

2.4 SSCC will support faculty and staff in their pursuits of innovative strategies for student learning and services.

3.0 EXPANDING OUR IMPACT AREAS

3.1 SSCC will assess and respond to community needs and seek opportunities consistent with its mission.

3.2 SSCC will enhance accessibility and services to underrepresented populations.

3.3 SSCC will promote its distinction as Alabama’s Community College of the Fine Arts.

3.4 SSCC will operate as an essential component of postsecondary education and workforce training.

3.5 SSCC will strengthen partnerships with educational and corporate entities.

4.0 ENSURING OUR FUTURE

4.1 SSCC will develop and implement an integrated marketing and recruiting plan to increase public awareness and enrollment.

4.2 SSCC will increase revenue through external sources.

4.3 SSCC will adopt best practices to provide a safe, sustainable, and secure campus environment.

4.4 SSCC will develop and implement a comprehensive plan to effectively utilize technology.