Mission Statement


Where today's students meet tomorrow's opportunity.

College Mission Statement

Mission College's first priorities are students, their learning and their success. Our College serves the diverse educational, economic and cultural needs of the student population of Santa Clara, the Silicon Valley and our global community by providing associate degrees, transferable, career and basic-skills courses and programs, as well as opportunities for life-long learning. Through participatory governance in support of our first priorities, Mission College systematically commits to evaluating and improving educational programs, technological resources and student support services by making informed decisions, allocating resources and establishing institutional policies and procedures.

The Mission College Intercollegiate Athletics Department is committed to personal development and academic progress of its skilled and motivated students. The department is inclusive and respectful of diverse backgrounds and committed to fundamental values such as civility, honesty, a strong work ethic, coupled with an inclusive culture while promoting integrity as well as social and personal responsibility. The Athletics Department is dedicated to supporting the academic progress of its student-athletes and the achievement of their educational objectives while also promoting leadership, wellness, perseverance, and encouraging students to realize their true and full potential.