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Mission Statement

The mission of Mt. San Antonio College is to support all students in achieving their educational goals in an environment of academic excellence. Specifically, the College is committed to providing quality education, services, and workforce training so that students become productive members of a diverse, sustainable, global society. The College pledges to prepare students for lifelong learning through the mastery of basic skills, the achievement of associate degrees and certificates, and the completion of career and transfer pathways.  The College will carry out this commitment by providing an engaging and supportive teaching and learning environment for students of diverse origins, experiences, needs, abilities, and goals.  The College is dedicated to serving our community through improving economic achievement, advancing civic engagement, enhancing personal well-being, promoting critical thinking, and enriching aesthetic and cultural experiences.

Vision Statement

Mt. San Antonio College strives to be regarded as one of the premier community colleges in the nation.  We will be viewed as a leader in community college teaching, programs, and services. As a premier community college, we will provide access to quality educational programs and services, focusing on student success within a climate of integrity and respect.  We will earn this reputation by consistently exceeding the expectations of our students, our staff, and our community.

Core Values

  • Integrity:  We treat each other honestly, ethically, and respectfully in an atmosphere of trust.
  • Equity and Diversity:  We respect and welcome all differences, and we foster equal opportunity to succeed throughout the campus community.
  • Community Building:  We work in responsible partnerships through open communication, caring, and a cooperative spirit.
  • Student Focus:  We address the needs of students and the community both in our planning and in our actions.
  • Lifelong Learning:  We promote the continuing pursuit of high educational goals through equal access to excellence in both teaching and support services.
  • Positive Spirit:  We work harmoniously, show compassion, and take pride in our work.
  • Effective Stewardship:  We sustain and improve the institution and environment by efficiently using resources of time, talent, facilities, and funding.

Approved by the Board of Trustees on August 17, 2016

Goals & Objectives

Academic Year Strategic Plan Other Documents 
2017-21 2017-21 Strategic Plan Metrics from California Community College Chancellor's Office
    Chancellor’s Vision for Success Goals Mapped to College Goals and Indicators
2015-17 2015-17 Strategic Plan  2015-17 Strategic Plan Outcomes
2014-15 2014-15 Strategic Plan  
2011-12 2011-12 Strategic Plan   
2010-11 2010-11 Strategic Plan 2010-11 Strategic Plan Progress Report Nov. 2011
2009-10 2009-10 Strategic Plan 2009-10 Strategic Plan Final Results
2008-09   2008-09 Goals and Strategic Objectives