Our mission, vision and values define our reason for being, and provide the framework for planning and improvement efforts at LCC.
The mission of Lower Columbia College is to ensure each learner's personal and professional success, and influence lives in ways that are local, global, traditional, and innovative.
Our vision is to be a powerful force for improving the quality of life in our community.
Our campus community expects an environment of integrity, respect, collaboration, cooperation, inclusion, and innovation that fosters personal growth, academic excellence, and accountability.
LCC has four Core Themes that represent the different mission areas of the College:
Periodically—every three to five years—we update our list of Strategic Initiatives. Strategic Initiatives work in conjunction with our other planning and assessment processes to support continuous improvement.