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Vermont State Colleges Mission Statement

For the benefit of Vermont, the Vermont State Colleges provide affordable, high quality, student-centered, and accessible education, fully integrating professional, liberal, and career study.

This integrated education, in conjunction with applied learning experiences, assures that graduates of VSC programs will:
  • Demonstrate competence in communication, research, and critical thinking
  • Practice creative problem-solving both individually and in collaboration
  • Be engaged, effective, and responsible citizens
  • Bring to the workplace appropriate skills and an appreciation of work quality and ethics
  • Embrace the necessity and joy of lifelong learning
The Vermont State Colleges also offer numerous opportunities for others to engage in continuous learning to meet their specific goals.