• Our Purpose, Mission, Core Themes, and Code of Ethics

    Our Purpose

    Creating lifetime opportunities for success through responsive education.

    Our Mission

    To serve the people of the college district with high quality education and training opportunities that are accessible to all students, adaptable to changing needs, and accountable to the community we serve.

    Our Core Themes

    Our core themes describe the essential elements of our mission fulfillment. They are:

    • Academic Transfer - We provide education that results in successful academic transfer to a four-year institution.
    • Career and Technical Education - We provide education and training that reflect the economic needs of the community and region and lead to successfully attaining employment.
    • Essential Skills - We provide education that supports high school completion and learning English, and develops essential skills such as mathematics, reading and writing.
    • Lifelong Learning - We provide diverse special events, enrichment programs, and continuing education opportunities and develop strong partnerships with our community agencies.

    Our Code of Ethics

    To perform our jobs in a way that fosters personal growth and academic excellence, recognizes the inherent goodness of all people, models personal and academic integrity, respects diversity, and shows concern for the needs and feelings of others. 

    Visions to Reality

    Clackamas Community College is a values-driven organization. Over 45 years, college staff has worked hard to develop the CCC purpose, values and ethics. These form the guideposts on our journey from visions to reality.  

    Visions to Reality provides an overview of the ongoing planning process as well as the decentralized decision making CCC practices, which values the role and input of each employee.  

    Please click here to read more about Visions to Reality. 

     

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CCC Scholarship Honors Longtime Molalla Resident

A new scholarship at Clackamas Community College honors the work of longtime Molalla resident and advocate for children Debbie Martson. President Joanne Truesdell presented a memorial plaque at the Children of Incarcerated Parents Summit, held Oct. 23 at CCC. Full Story
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CCC Horticulture Dept. Provides Fresh Produce at Local Restaurant

Patrons at Bugatti’s restaurant in Oregon City will be dining on organically grown produce from the Horticulture Department at Clackamas Community College thanks to a new agreement.  Full Story
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National Institute of Health Grant Promotes Diversity in Research

Clackamas Community College is a partner in a $24 million research and training grant awarded this week to Portland State University. The National Institute of Health grant will help underrepresented and diverse students pursue careers in biomedical, behavioral, social or clinical research and other health sciences.  Full Story

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