StrategicPlan_CoverSouthwestern Community College underwent a rigorous strategic planning process during fiscal year 2011.  The strategic planning committee scanned the environment and developed a new strategic plan to guide the work of the college staff during the next five years.

During the strategic planning process, SWCC identified four initiatives. 

  • Ensure student learning and success
  • Increase student enrollment and retention
  • Develop alternative resources to support program and student needs
  • Provide a quality learning environment that supports innovation

These initiatives will help focus the efforts of SWCC faculty and staff.

Strategic Plan FY 2011-2015


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Strategic Plan Accomplishment Reporting Form

Vision Statement

Southwestern Community College will be the center of educational excellence for the advancement of our students and communities.

Purpose Statement

Southwestern Community College exists in order that community members have opportunities to gain skills and knowledge sufficient for successful employment, higher education achievement, and lifelong learning.