Working Mission-Vision 2023
SOARING TO NEW HEIGHTS 2028 STRATEGIC PLAN (as of 9/13/23)
Additions from feedback since 6/6/23 highlighted in red.
Current: The mission of Northern New Mexico College is to ensure student success by providing access to affordable, community-based learning opportunities that meet the educational, cultural, and economic needs of the region.
Proposed: Northern New Mexico College is a student-centered, inclusive, teaching and learning community dedicated to excellence, empowering students and transforming lives.
Current: Northern New Mexico College is a Hispanic and Native American-serving comprehensive institution that will be recognized nationally for cultural sustainability, quality student learning and developing economically strong communities among diverse populations.
Proposed: Northern is a leading higher education institution that ignites minds and interweaves our unique cultures with innovation to create vibrant futures.
CORE VALUES and BEHAVIOR STATEMENTS
Student-Centered: We honor every student as a unique individual and prioritize student needs in all decision making.
Integrity: We value honesty, trust, transparency, and equity.
Excellence: We are committed to continuous improvement and strive for academic and operational excellence in all that we accomplish together.
Servant Leadership: We prioritize the growth, well-being, and empowerment of students, faculty, and staff, and are good stewards of our resources and people.
Mutual Respect: As a Hispanic and Indigenous serving institution, we respect and honor the differences of all people by valuing collaboration, diversity, inclusion, and a sense of belonging with everyone we interact with.
- Transform the student experience and become partners in their dreams.
- Commit to academic excellence.
- Commit to organizational excellence.
- Strengthen strategic college partnerships that enhance student success.