Mission, Vision, & Values


We provide students with a strong foundation in liberal arts and social sciences by offering a diverse array of coursework, certificates, and degrees. We prepare students for satisfying careers, responsible citizenship, and a lifelong love of learning while promoting intellectual growth, community engagement, humane values, and respect for human diversity.



We immerse students in diverse and engaging learning experiences leading to fulfilling careers, meaningful lives, and the skills to change society for the better.



  • Creativity - reflected in exploration, synthesis, courage, acute observation, imaginative brilliance, and broad-based experience.
  • Connectedness - reflected in cross-disciplinary intellectual growth, self-discovery, global awareness, and active involvement in the community.