Mission, Vision, and Values

OUR MISSION

Northeast Community College is dedicated to the success of students and the region it serves.

OUR VISION

Northeast Community College is recognized as a premier educational leader and partner, with student completion and success being our highest priority. We broaden our students’ cultural awareness and global competitiveness, while providing academic programs that help our students meet the needs of our region’s workforce.

OUR PURPOSE

Our purposes as defined legislatively include:

  • applied technology and occupational education, and foundations education as necessary
  • transfer education, and foundations education as necessary
  • public service, including continuing education, economic and community development, business and industry training, and personal development
  • applied research

OUR VALUES - THIS IS WHO WE ARE

Our values reflect the way we work together to achieve our mission. Our passion and dedication to the success of students and the region we serve is the key to our regional, national and international success. That is why we seek highly motivated, positive-thinking professionals who foster the core values behind who we are, how we work, and how we treat others. This allows us not only to be proud of our success in serving students and our region, but also to be proud of the way it is achieved.

WE ARE A TEAM

Team is our way of thinking and working. We trust and respect our teammates and commit to authentic relationships and communication. Together, we can succeed at anything. Apart, we are just talented individuals with good intentions.

WE ARE PROFESSIONALS

Respect and integrity are the foundation on which we have built our success, grown our culture, and developed our people.

WE ARE STEWARDS

Every day we dedicate our talents, resources, and passion to helping students achieve their educational goals. Their success is our success.

WE ARE LEADERS

Leadership at Northeast is about action and purpose. We each bring out the best in those around us and inspire others. We are expected to become an expert in our field and share that expertise with others and our customers.