College Vision, Mission, Values and Goals

Vision Statement

Orange County Community College will be an exemplary community college transforming lives through academic excellence, innovation and partnerships.

Mission Statement

We are a community of learners dedicated to providing high-quality and accessible educational and enrichment opportunities that foster lifelong learning.

Values Statement

To fulfill the mission and vision of the College, we are committed to:

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Inclusivity
  • Inquiry
  • Creativity
  • Collaboration
  • Stewardship


To fulfill its mission, the College has established the following goals:

  1. To provide high quality academic courses and programs that prepare a diverse student population to achieve its educational, employment and enrichment goals.

  2. To engage learners in an environment that develops their knowledge and skills in critical thinking, information and technology literacy, effective communication and enhances their awareness of civic responsibility and cultural diversity.

  3. To establish public and private partnerships and provide programs and services that support and serve our county’s educational, economic, civic and cultural needs.

  4. To promote student growth and development by providing comprehensive and innovative academic and support services.

  5. To offer opportunities to learn with a dedicated and diverse faculty and staff who value excellence in teaching, service to students, creative collaboration and continuous improvement.

  6. To build and maintain safe, accessible and sustainable facilities that support the learning environment.

  7. To identify, secure and allocate resources that advance the strategic priorities of the College.

Strategic Master Plan 2015 - 2020

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Strategic Master Plan 2009 - 2014

Strategic Master Plan 2005 - 2010

Academic Master Plan 2010 - 2015


The updated Facilities Master Plan is scheduled to be completed in the coming months. The update will be done by JMZ Architects as a revision to the last version that this firm first facilitated in 2006.


Institutional Advancement Master Plan

Student Services Master Plan