GHC Vision, Mission and Values

Vision

Grays Harbor College is a catalyst for positive change.

Mission

Grays Harbor College provides meaningful education and cultural enrichment through academic transfer, workforce preparation, basic skills, and service to community.

Values

  • Access to educational opportunities
  • Success for students, faculty and staff
  • Excellence in programs, practices and principles
  • Respect for diversity of people, ideas, culture and the environment
  • Effective and efficient use of resources

Core Themes

  • Transfer
    • Students demonstrate high rates of progress and completion.
    • Transfer students are successful in baccalaureate programs.
  • Workforce Preparation
    • Students demonstrate high rates of progress and completion.
    • Students are successful in employment.
  • Transitions (Basic Skills)
    • Students demonstrate high rates of progress and completion.
    • Students demonstrate high rates of achievement.
  • Service to Community
    • Faculty, staff, and students demonstrate service to Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties.
    • Grays Harbor College presents meaningful educational and culturally enriching events on campus.
    • Grays Harbor College promotes life-long learning and personal enrichment to community members through Community Education.
    • Grays Harbor College provides short-term/customized training that meets the professional development needs of Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties.