Mission and Strategic Plan


College Mission Statement

Westmoreland County Community College improves the quality of life in the communities we serve through education, training and cultural enrichment. 

Westmoreland's Vision

Westmoreland County Community College is recognized as a premier institution of higher learning focused on student success, workforce development, economic growth and cultural experiences.

Westmoreland Values

  1. Teaching and Learning: We are committed to excellent instruction and lifelong learning.
  2. Innovation and Creativity: We are committed to creativity, new ideas and the advancement of art, culture and technology.
  3. Equity and Inclusion: We are committed to an educational and workplace environment where all are treated with dignity and respect.
  4. Collaboration and Teamwork: We are committed to cooperation within our college and to strong relationships with employers, school districts and other community partners.
  5. Accountability and Integrity: We are committed to high, ethical educational standards.
  6. Social Responsibility and Stewardship: We are committed to principles of service and good citizenship.

2017-2020 Strategic Plan

2017-2020 Strategy Map and Overview

Key Performance Indicators

The 2017-2020 strategic plan, which uses a balanced scorecard approach, concentrates on four goals: becoming more student focused; improving systems and processes to achieve operational excellence; aligning the college culture with Westmoreland’s values by empowering employees and providing the systems they need; and placing the institution on firm financial footing to deliver on the long-term promise of the mission.

Past Strategic Plans