Mission and Vision

Vision

The College of Western Idaho provides affordable, quality teaching and learning opportunities for all to excel at learning for life.

Mission: Purpose and Constituent Group

The College of Western Idaho is a public, open-access, and comprehensive community college committed to providing affordable access to quality teaching and learning opportunities to the residents of its service area in western Idaho.

Mission: Core Themes and Measures of Mission Fulfillment

Professional Technical Education

  • Programs are aligned with industry standards.
  • Students are prepared for related careers or the continuation of their education.
  • Ensures the sustainability of its programs and services.

Academic Transfer

  • Prepares students for successful continuation of their education at the baccalaureate level.
  • Is actively engaged in a continuous improvement process.

Basic Skills Education

  • Improves students’ skills to prepare them for further education and training.
  • Sustains itself through continuous improvement.

Community Outreach

  • Programs provide professional enrichment in response to local business and industry.
  • Programs provide professional enrichment in response to the Community.
  • Ensures the sustainability of its programs and services.