Mission, Vision, and Values

Statement of Values

Midlands Technical College contributes to the community by helping individuals reach their full potential through affirmation of the following values:

Commitment to Students

Belief in providing a learner-centered environment offering quality instruction, resources and services and presenting challenging opportunities for the continued growth and development of its students.  The college assists students in clarifying their lifelong goals, fostering entrepreneurship, developing interpersonal skills and maximizing their potential.

Commitment to Excellence in Education

Belief in offering the highest quality academic programs and support services through a variety of delivery methods that reflect the relevant education required for future success.  The college builds a community of learners and prepares students for the work environment or further education.

Commitment to Integrity

Belief in ethical behavior by all members of the college community.  The college fosters and promotes integrity, honesty, fairness and mutual respect among faculty, staff, students and all others associated with the college.

Commitment to Economic Vitality and Quality of Life

Belief in preparing students for successful careers by providing a seamless curricula bridging secondary education, higher education and lifelong learning.  The college partners with business, education and government to enhance the growth and prosperity of the community. 

Commitment to Access and Diversity

Belief in providing access to programs and services to students who comprise the cultural, economic and demographic diversity of the community.

Commitment to Faculty and Staff

Belief in the importance of attracting and retaining an excellent and diverse faculty and staff who collectively create a positive learning environment.  The college provides professional development opportunities and demonstrates its commitment to the college community by providing resources to carry out the mission of the college.

Commitment to a Quality Campus Environment

Belief in the importance of creating an inviting and secure environment for the college community.  The college values clear communications, open exchange of ideas, involvement in decision-making, and respect for all individuals.

Commitment to the Management and Diversification of Resources

Belief in the effective use of college resources to provide quality education and services for the students and community and in being accountable to constituents.  The college seeks to diversify its financial support through the pursuit of new and innovative resources.

Commitment to Innovation and Renewal

Belief in the spirit of creativity and discovery in all college endeavors.  The college is open to innovation, adaptation and positive change for the benefit of all its constituencies.