• 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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Dave Hunt Named to CCC Board of Education

Dave Hunt, executive director of the Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition, has been appointed to the Clackamas Community College Board of Education. He will fill the position vacated by the retirement of Judith Ervin in December, representing the Gladstone area.  Full Story
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Clackamas Repertory Theatre’s ‘Breakaway Series’ Begins January 24

Clackamas Repertory Theatre begins its sixth annual semi-staged contemporary play series, "Breakaway," on Saturday, Jan. 24. The series, formerly called Sundays at Three, now includes a Saturday evening performance as well as a Sunday matinee. The featured plays are by American playwrights, and all are area premieres. Full Story
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CCC Instructor Receives Governor’s Award for Innovation

Clackamas Community College instructor Andy Mingo received the Governor’s Award for Innovation this week for his work educating students for careers in the rapidly growing film industry in Oregon. Gov. John Kitzhaber presented the award for “Innovation in Education” at the Oregon Film & Television Office’s annual awards event.  Full Story

Upcoming Events

Date: 1/25/2015  Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Randall Gym (R104)
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Date: 1/28/2015  Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Gregory Forum ABC (G108ABC)
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Date: 1/28/2015  Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Community Center Mall Area
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