College of Coastal Georgia Mission Statement & Supporting Materials
Mission StatementAs a state college of the University System of Georgia, the College of Coastal Georgia offers targeted baccalaureate programs of study, pre-baccalaureate programs of study for transfer, associate of arts and associate of science degrees, and serves as a portal to graduate education. It is the mission of the College to:
- foster academic excellence and individual development in a supportive environment that expands access to higher education and career preparation and enriches student lives;
- investigate, capture and disseminate 21st century knowledge and skills, blending student-centered classroom education and innovative service learning to provide students with a solid foundation to support lifelong learning and leadership and appreciation for social responsibility, global awareness, diversity, and engaged entrepreneurship;
- provide accessible and affordable higher education to a wide spectrum of learners, from recent high school graduates to returning adults; and
- engage actively with the community and region through many avenues, including professional development programs, economic development partnerships, service learning, public service activities, early college programs, applied scholarship, and cultural enrichment experiences.