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Adopted: August 18, 1987
Revised: January 1, 2012
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Statement of Purpose

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Vision

Midland College will be West Texas’ premier learner-centered institution offering programs and services that support and inspire student learning and community enrichment. With twenty-first century campuses, the College will empower students to achieve success.

Mission

Midland College is a comprehensive community college that is dedicated to excellence, has a commitment to learning, and promotes a life-long quest for knowledge. The institution supports individual and economic development in its service area and beyond by offering certificates, associate and baccalaureate degrees, workforce and continuing education opportunities, and comprehensive student support services. Midland College also provides a variety of community services, cultural and educational enrichment opportunities to the West Texas region.

Core Values

Upon establishment, Midland College embraced the core values of Faith, Knowledge, Truth, Understanding and Wisdom as evidenced by the College seal. To these, the following have been added:

 •  Quality - learning experiences to help students achieve their personal and professional goals

 •  Diversity - commitment to the dignity and worth of all individuals

 •  Continuous enrichment - academic, professional, and personal growth of students and employees

 •  Effective learning - preparation of students for roles as citizens in a rapidly changing global economy

 •  Academic freedom - safe environment where competing beliefs and ideas can be openly discussed and debated

 •  Stewardship - efficient, effective, and ethical use of public and private resources

 •  Collaboration - introspection and communication predicated upon a foundation of mutual trust and support

 •  Accountability - using a student focused, outcomes based approach to demonstrate the quality of a program (or college) to key stakeholders .

Declaración de Propósito del Colegio de Midland

Visión

El Colegio de Midland será una institución del Oeste de Texas centrada en el aprendizaje principal de los alumnos ofreciendo programas y servicios que apoyen e inspiren el aprendizaje de los estudiantes y el enriquecimiento de la comunidad. Con recintos del siglo veintiuno, el Colegio comisionará a los estudiantes a alcanzar el éxito.

Misión

El Colegio de Midland es un colegio comprensivo de la comunidad que se dedica a la excelencia, está comprometido a la enseñanza, y promueve la búsqueda del conocimiento. La institución apoya el desarrollo individual y económico en su área de servicio y más allá ofreciendo certificados, títulos asociados y licenciaturas, oportunidades para la fuerza obrera y oportunidades para continuar la educación y servicios de apoyo comprensivo para los estudiantes. El Colegio de Midland también provee una variedad de servicios comunitarios, oportunidades culturales y oportunidades para enriquecer la educación para la región del Oeste de Texas.

Valores Núcleos

Al fundarse, el Colegio de Midland abrazó los valores núcleos de Fe, Conocimiento, Verdad, Entendimiento y Sabiduría como es evidente por el sello del Colegio de Midland. A estos, se han agregado los siguientes:

 •  Calidad – experiencias de aprendizaje para ayudar a los estudiantes a alcanzar sus metas personales y profesionales

 •  Diversidad – comprometido a la dignidad y al valor de todos los individuos

 •  Enriquecimiento continuo – el crecimiento académico, profesional y personal de los estudiantes y los empleados

 •  Aprendizaje efectivo – preparación de los estudiantes para rollos como ciudadanos en una economía global que sigue evolucionando rápidamente

 •  Libertad académica – ambiente seguro donde las creencias e ideas compitientes se pueden discutir y debatirse abiertamente

 •  Mayordomía – uso eficiente, efectivo y ético de los recursos públicos y privados

 •  Colaboración – introspección y comunicación basada en una fundación de confianza y apoyo mutual

 •  Responsabilidad – usando una propuesta enfocada en los estudiantes y basada en resultados para demostrar la calidad de un programa (o colegio) a los depositarios principales

Equal Opportunity Statement

No person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under, any program or activity sponsored or conducted by Midland College, on any basis prohibited by applicable law, including, but not limited to race, color, age, marital status, national origin, religion, gender, disability, or status as a veteran.

 

This Manual sets policy only and is to be used only as a guideline. This Manual does not constitute a contract and does not imply any contractual rights. The provisions of this Manual are subject to change or withdrawal by the Midland College Board of Trustees at any time and without notice. No exception to, waiver of, or failure to enforce the policies and procedures contained herein shall constitute any modification or waiver of these policies and procedures by the College, and further shall not create any contract between the College and any employee.

 

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