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PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Allied Health

Cardiovascular Sonography
Mission Stateme
nt

(6
-
2012)

The Associate of Applied Science Degree Program in Cardiovascular Sonography supports the
College’s mission and
provides comprehensive educational experiences that enable qualified
students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to be eligible for certification
and employment as echocardiographers or vascular technologists.


Dental Hygiene Mission

Statement

The Dental Hygiene Program is dedicated to providing comprehensive educational experiences
that enable dental hygiene graduates to
enhance the health of the public

through the provision
of
patient
-
centered, comprehensive dental hygiene care that

requires the application of
scientific and technical knowledge, clinical skills, evidence
-
based decision making and critical
thinking skills, and professional behaviors and ethics.

The Program also provides an educational
environment that cultivates a com
mitment to community service and lifelong learning.


Diagnostic Medical Sonography Mission Statement

(6
-
2012)

The Associate of Applied Science Degree Program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography supports
the College’s mission and
provides comprehensive educat
ional experiences that enable qualified
students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to be eligible for certification
and employment as diagnostic medical sonographers.


Emergency Medical Technician (Paramedic) Mission Statement

The m
ission of the Delaware Tech Paramedic Program is to prepare competent entry
-
level
Emergency Medical Technician

Paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills)
and affective (behavior) learning domains that will serve the needs of the citizen
s of the State of
Delaware.


EMT Paramedic Certificate Mission Statement


Exercise Science Mission Statement


The Exercise Science Program provides a comprehensive educational program that enables
qualified students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and
behaviors necessary to be eligible for
certification examinations and employment as Exercise Science technicians.


Health Information Management Mission Statement

(
4
-
2011)

The Health Information Management Program is dedicated to providing comprehensive
educational experiences that enable qualified students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and
behaviors needed to graduate, and take the national qualifying exam to become registered
health information technologists (RHIT) and successfully function within d
iverse practice
environments (e.g. hospitals, physician offices, insurance companies, electronic health record
(HER) vend
o
rs).






PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Histotech
nology

Program

Mission Statement

The Histotechnology

Program provides comprehensive educational experiences that enable
qualified students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to be eligible for the
ASCP certification and for employment as histology technicians.


Medical Assistant Progr
am Mission Statement

The Medical Assistant Program provides comprehensive educational experiences which enable
qualified students to acquire the concepts, skills, and behaviors needed to become nationally
certified and successfully function as medical assi
stants in the community. The program consists
of office systems (administrative) and applied science (clinical) courses and includes a clinical
affiliation.


Medical Assistant Program Mission Statement (Owens Campus)

The mission of the Medical Assistant T
echnology program is to educate students to acquire the
knowledge, behaviors and skills necessary for successful employment as a medical assistant.


Medical Coding Studies Mission Statement


Medical Laboratory Technician Mission Statement

The mission of
the Medical Laboratory Technology program is to educate students to achieve
the knowledge, behaviors and skills necessary to become eligible for national certification and to
be successfully employed as a certified medical laboratory technician.


Nuclear Medicine
Program

Mission Statement

The DTCC Nuclear Medicine Program supported by Christiana Care Health System provides a
comprehensive program to students, who upon graduation are prepared to competently
perform with the knowledge, skills and beh
aviors as an entry level technologist and are eligible
for national certification through the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board and/or
the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.


Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

Mission Statement

The Occupational Therapy Assistant Program provides a comprehensive educational program,
consisting of experiential learning and clinical opportunities that enables qualified student to
acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necess
ary to be eligible for national certification,
licensure, and employment as a COTA.


Physical Therapist Assistant Program Mission Statement

-

Wilmington

The Physical Therapist Assistant Program provides a comprehensive educational program to
enable qualifi
ed students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to be eligible
for licensure and employment as a physical therapist assistant."


Physical Therapist Assistant Program Mission Statement
-
Owens


The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at the Owens Campus of Delaware Technical &
Community College is committed to providing comprehensive educational experiences which
prepare each student for successful employment as a physical therapist assistant. T
he program
strives to support the learning needs of students enrolled in the program by providing a variety
of learning opportunities including technology enhanced instruction, community involvement,
PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

and individualized guidance. The program contributes to
the continued professional
development of its graduates and the clinical community by sponsoring continuing education
programs.


Radiologic Program

Mission Statement
(6
-
2012)

The Radiologic Program provides comprehensive, educational experiences that enabl
e qualified
students to acquire the knowledge, skills and behaviors necessary to be eligible for certification
by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and employment as radiologic
technologists.


Respiratory Care Program

Mission Stateme
nt

The Respiratory Care Program provides comprehensive educational experiences that enable
qualified students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to be eligible for
certification and employment as respiratory therapists.


Surgical
Technology

Program Mission Statement

(4
-
2011)

The mission of the Surgical Technology program is to
provide a comprehensive educational
program in order
to prepare competent entry
-
level surgical technologists in the cognitive
(knowledge), psychomotor (skill
s), and affective (behavior) learning domains
to be eligible for
national certification and employment.


Veterinary Technology
Program
Mission Statement

The Veterinary Technology program provides comprehensive educational experiences that
enable qualified
students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to be eligible
for the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE), licensure, and employment as
veterinary technicians.



Air Frame Maintenance Technology

Program

Mission Statement

T
he Airframe Maintenance Technology program was developed to instruct an applicant in the
theory of aircraft maintenance and develop the hands on skills necessary to become an airframe
maintenance technician. The program also prepares the student to take th
e Federal Aviation
Administration Mechanic Certificate exams for an Airframe Mechanic rating.


Applied Agriculture
Program
Mission Statement

Agriculture plays an extensive and essential part

in today’s economy. Individuals seeking a
career in agriculture
and its related occupations will discover the need for a formal education is
now greater than ever. The investment in a modern agricultural enterprise is too costly to
permit poor planning and preparation. Sound principles of production, management, and
ma
rketing

are vital to the successful undertaking of an agricultural business.

A broad spectrum
of agriculture
-
related careers extends

beyond the farm. Employers look to community and
technical colleges for qualified employees; entrepreneurs view the associa
te degree as a means
to prepare themselves for ownership of an agribusiness.






PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Applied Agriculture


Agribusiness Management Mission Statement

(7
-
2004)

The Agribusiness Program is designed to provide the skills needed for entry
-
level positions
within
agribusinesses and provide quality management education to produce competitive
graduates for a global and diverse environment in agribusiness.



Architectural Engineering Technology

Program
Mission Statement

The Architectural Engineering Technology
provides a curriculum of study which includes job
entry
-
level fundamentals in architectural, structural, and building engineering design, as well as
building construction methods, cost estimating and business construction specifications. The
basic archite
ctural design and related engineering courses are well integrated with applied
practice aimed at giving an individual simulated on
-
the
-
job experience before graduation.


Architectural Engineering Technology


Interior Design Mission Statement


Associate De
gree Nursing

Mission Statement

The mission of the Nursing Department is to prepare students for state licensure eligibility and
to obtain entry level positions with an opportunity for career advancement.


Automotive Technology Mission Statement

The
Automotive Technology Department of Delaware Technical Community College offers a
curriculum that is current in technology and career
-
orientated, thus enabling Delaware Tech to
provide the automotive business and industry with job
-
ready graduates. The Auto
motive
Technology Department is dedicated to the continuous education required to stay current with
the latest changes in automotive technology. The Automotive Technology Department will
provide every student with educational and training programs in all a
reas of Automotive Service
Excellence. These areas will include knowledge of diagnostic and repair skills necessary for
competent job performance and an awareness of career opportunities available in the
automotive industry.



Biotechnology
Program
Mission

Statement

(7
-
2012)

The Biotechnology program prepares students for employment in biotechnology,
pharmaceutical, and related industries and laboratories. A theoretical and practical education is
provided in various subjects including microbiology, biotechn
ology and chemistry. The
curriculum is developed with input from local employers to meet the demands for skilled
laboratory technicians.


Biological Sciences
Program
Mission Statement

(7
-
2012)

The Biological Sciences program prepares students for more
advanced study in disciplines in
which theoretical and practical knowledge of microbiology, biotechnology, and chemistry is
essential for success. This curriculum prepares highly skilled and knowledgeable graduates for
transfer to senior institutions in pu
rsuit of scientific or professional degrees.


Business


Accounting Mission Statement

Business


General Business Mission Statement

Business


Hospitality Management Mission Statement

Business


Management Mission Statement

Business


Marketing Mission
Statement

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MISSION STATEMENTS


Chemical Process Operator Program Mission Statement

(7
-
20
12)

The Chemical Process Operator program prepares students so that they are highly skilled,
knowledgeable and ready for employment as process operators in the chemical,
pharmaceutical, po
lymer, and petroleum refining industries.

Certificate, diploma, and associate degree programs are offered so that students may earn
educational credentials as they work in the field.


Chemistry Mission Statement

(7
-
2012)

The Chemistry program prepares stud
ents for employment in chemical, pharmaceutical, and
related industries. A theoretical and practical education is provided in various subjects including
chemistry, physics and biology. The curriculum is developed with input from local employers to
meet the

demands for skilled laboratory technicians.



Chemistry


Chemistry/Math Concentration Mission Statement

(7
-
2012)

The Chemistry: Math Concentration program prepares students for more advanced study in
disciplines in which a theoretical and practical knowl
edge of chemistry, physics and biology is
essential for success. The curriculum prepares highly skilled and knowledgeable graduates for
transfer to senior institutions in pursuit of scientific or professional degrees.


Civil Engineering Technology

Program
Mission Statement

The Civil Engineering Technology provides a curriculum of study which includes job entry
-
level
fundamentals in site development, structural, transportation, and municipal engineering as well
as surveying, cost estimating, and ele
ments of contracts and specifications. The basic civil
design and related engineering theory courses are well integrated with applied practice aimed
at giving an individual simulated on
-
the
-
job experience before graduation.


Civil Engineering Technology


Surveying & Geomatics
Program
Mission Statement

The Civil Engineering Technology


Surveying & Geomatics program provides a curriculum of
study which includes job entry
-
level fundamentals in land and construction surveying as

well as
site development, cost estimating, and elements of contracts and specifications. The basic civil
design, surveying and related engineering theory courses are well integrated with applied
practice aimed at giving an individual simulated on
-
the
-
job

experience before graduation.


Commercial Transportation Mission Statement

The mission of the Commercial Transportation Program is to offer diploma and certificate
programs that will enable students to obtain the knowledge, skills, and competencies necess
ary
to gain entry
-
level employment in their chosen career field.


Communications Program Mission Statement

(
6
-
20
12
)

The Delaware Technical Community College’s Communication Program provides students the
opportunity to apply theories and principles of the f
ield to situations within the media industry.
The department’s student
-
focused program is founded on ethics, leadership, innovation, critical
thinking and superior communication skills in a variety of media, including online, print,
broadcast and audio pro
duction.


Computer
-
Aided Engineering Drafting & Design Technology Mission Statement

PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

The Computer
-
Aided Engineering Drafting & Design Technology provides a curriculum of study
which includes job
-
entry level fundamentals in manual drafting techniques and
(CAD) computer
-
aided drafting techniques for various industrial disciplines such as manufacturing, structural,
architectural, industrial piping, electrical/electronics, and HVAC. The basic engineering design
theory courses are well integrated with applied

practice aimed at giving an individual simulated
on
-
the
-
job experience before graduation.




Computer Information Systems Mission Statement


The Computer Information Systems technology prepares students for careers in programming
and related fields. Grad
uates in this technology are prepared for immediate employment in the
computing field or for transfer to a four
-
year institution. Both the curriculum and individual
courses are designed to meet the needs of local businesses and industries while closely
fo
llowing
nationally recognized curriculum guidelines.


Computer Information Systems
-

Microcomputers and Networking Option Mission Statement

The Computer information Systems Technology


Microcomputers and Networking option
prepares students for careers in

networking and microcomputer software troubleshooting.
Students are prepared for computer
-
related careers in businesses that use microcomputers and
networks. Both curriculum and individual courses are designed to meet the needs of local
businesses and als
o prepare students desiring a baccalaureate degree for transfer to four
-
year
institutions.


Computer Network Engineering Technology
Program
Mission Statement

The Computer Network Engineering technology prepares students for careers in computer
networking.

Graduates in this technology are prepared for immediate employment in the
computer networking field or for transfer to a four
-
year institution. Both the curriculum and
individual courses are designed to meet the needs of local businesses and industries w
hile
closely following the model curriculum of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers


Computer Society (IEEE
-
CE).


Computing and Information Science

Program
Mission Statement

(
4
-
201
1
)

The
mission of the Computing and Information Science program is to provide students with the
foundational computing, analytical, communication, collaborative, and mathematics skills at the
associate degree level for transfer to a baccalaureate institution to e
arn a degree in preparation
for a career in computer
-
related fields
.


Construction Management
Program
Mission Statement

The Construction Management Technology Program provides a curriculum of study which
includes job entry level fundamentals in constructio
n management, field coordination of
construction design projects, as well as building construction methods, cost estimating and
planning, business construction specifications, project scheduling and accounting.


The basic
construction management and relate
d engineering technology courses are well integrated with
applied practice aimed at giving individual simulated on
-
the
-
job experiences before graduation.




PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Criminal Justice Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Criminal Justice Program is to provide students with the opportunity to be
successful in Public Service careers. The
d
epartment delivers a strong academic, experiential,
and contemporary foundation promoting professional and educational
competency. Areas of
concentration are counseling, criminal and constitutional law, criminal behavior both for the
juvenile and adult offender, and the
interaction of various areas of the criminal justice system
with the offender.
The
p
rogram
focuses on th
e skills, knowledge, and critical thinking necessary
to compete within the rapidly expanding and ever
-
changing criminal justice careers of the 21
st

century. The program also promotes the personal and professional growth of all criminal justice
students bey
ond the A.A.S. studies through well
-
established partnerships with institutions
offering baccalaureate degree studies.



Criminal Justice: Homeland Defense and Emergency Management Mission Statement

(5
-
2007)

The mission of the Homeland Defense and
Emergen
cy

Management degree program is to
prepare students for employment in public and/or private sector jobs within the emerging
Homeland Defense and Emergency Management sector responsible for protecting the nation
from ever
-
changing, widely diverse threats to

American society. These workers help reduce our
country’s vulnerabilities and minimize damage resulting from catastrophic events, natural and
man
-
made, accidental and international.



Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement Option (6
-
2012)

The mission of the Law Enforcement Option is to provide an appropriately motivated and
academically prepared student who is eligible to compete for police recruit employment with
the Delaware State Police, county and municipal police agencies within the st
ate, or out
-
of
-
state
police agencies.


Culinary Arts Mission Statement

(6
-
2012)

The mission of the Culinary Arts Department is to provide its graduates with in
-
depth, hands
-
on
training in Culinary Arts. The education includes the application of current
trends in nutrition,
food safety, cooking techniques, and technologies that today’s changing culinary industry is
seeking. Emphasis is placed on creativity and professionalism in culinary applications. This
program is committed to the professional advancem
ent of knowledge, skills and abilities so the
graduate may better satisfy the changing demands of the hospitality industry.



Design Engineering (Mechanical) Technology

The Design Engineering Technology (Mechanical) program provides a curriculum of study w
hich
includes job entry
-
level fundamentals in mechanical design principles, as well as applications in
manufacturing, machining, production planning, and computerized design and documentation.
The basic mechanical design and related engineering technology

courses are well integrated
with applied practice aimed at giving an individual simulated on
-
the
-
job experience before
graduation.


Early Childhood Education


Early Care & Education (Birth
-
Second Grade)

Early Childhood Education


Early Childhood Devel
opment



PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Education


Mathematics Secondary Education Option




Education


Middle Level Mathematics

The Middle
-
Level Mathematics Education Associate of Arts in Teaching Degree Program will
prepare students for transfer to a baccalaureate degree program that leads to a teaching career
in middle school mathematics.
The program will provide rigorous mathema
tics content course
work, as well as the integration of educational technology and field experiences in a middle
school setting.



Education
-

Paraeducator Mission Statement

The Collegewide Paraeducator

Associate Degree Program will prepare students for a career as a
paraeducator in a K
-
12 school setting. The program will provide a foundation in academic skills,
child development theory, literacy and mathematics teaching strategies and a comprehensive
ra
nge of educational experiences necessary for employment. The program will provide course
work that may transfer to a senior institution for those students who wish to do so.


Education: Science Education: Chemistry/Physics Mission Statement (4
-
2012)

The Sc
ience Education
Associate Degree Program prepares students for transfer to a
baccalaureate degree program that leads to a teaching career in high school physics or
chemistry. The program will provide
rigorous

science course work, the integration of technology
within the courses, and a field experience in a secondary school
setting.



Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology Mission Statement

The mission of the Electronics and Computer Engineering Tech
nology program is to provide a
broad foundation of theoretical and hands
-
on laboratory training in analog and digital
electronics, microprocessors, computers, programmable logic controllers, and instrumentation
systems. The program offers several two
-
year
degree options. The graduate will possess the
skills and theoretical foundations necessary to continue his/her education at the baccalaureate
level, to offer immediate contributions to an employer as a team player, and to make positive
contributions to soc
iety. The program is committed to providing the highest standards of
academic excellence and the best possible education by developing the knowledge and skills
essential for life
-
long learning.


Electrical/
Electronics

Engineering Technology


Math/Science
Concentration

Mission
Statement

The mission of the
Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology
program is to provide a broad
foundation of theoretical

and hands
-
on
laboratory training in analog and digit
al electronics,
microprocessors, and computers.
The

program offers several two
-
year degree options. The
graduate will possess the skills and theoretical foundations necessary to contin
ue
his/her
education at the baccalaure
ate level, to offer immediate contributions to an employer
as a te
am
player, and to make positive
contributions to society.

The program is committed to pro
viding
the highest standards of
academic excellence and the best p
ossible education by developing
the
knowledge and skills essential for life
-
long learning.


Energy


Energy Management Mission Statement

(
5
-
2010)

PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Students will gain an understanding of energy systems in today’s “built environment” and the
tools to analyze and quantify energy efficiency. Students will develop sophisticated skills in
multi
-
level analysis, i
ncluding human and computer modeling, to improve energy efficiency in
commercial spaces. These skills will be applied to the description and measurement of energy in
building systems with the goal of evaluating and recommending energy solutions that will r
esult
in greater efficiency, energy cost savings and lower environmental impact. This approach allows
energy users to apply strategic efforts to reduce consumption analytically, as opposed to only
replacing controls or undertaking expensive changes in equi
pment.



Energy

Renewable Energy Solar Mission Statement

(
4
-
2011)

Students will gain an understanding of energy systems in today’s “built environment” and the
tools to analyze and quantify energy efficiency. Students will develop energy analysis skills

to
improve energy efficiency. These skills will be applied to the description and measurement of
energy in building systems with the goal of evaluating and recommending energy solutions that
will result in greater efficiency, energy cost savings, and lowe
r environmental impact. The focus
on renewable energy solar will be integrated with applied practice related to solar photovoltaic
and thermal installation
.


Engineering Technology CAD

The Engineering Technology CAD Option program provides a curriculum of
study which includes
job
-
entry level fundamentals in

the basic principles and standards for computer generated
engineering drawings and documents in the fields of architecture, civil, mechanical, and
electronics engineering design. The basic engineering t
echnology theory and computer aided
design courses are well integrated with applied practice aimed at giving an individual simulated
on
-
the
-
job experience before graduation.


Entrepreneurship Program Mission Statement

The Entrepreneurship Program mission
is to provide students with an outstanding, market
-
driven and relevant educational experience in preparation for success as new business owners
and leaders. The curriculum focus is to produce relevant and practical knowledge and skill sets,
leadership abi
lities, and business development and networking competencies all supported by
external small business resources and contacts to foster entrepreneurial success for students
starting a new business venture, seeking employment with an established business or
seeking
an advanced degree. The Entrepreneurship Program will cultivate an environment in which
opportunities and their inherent risk are valued and supported, thereby inspiring
entrepreneurial spirit.


Environmental

Technology


Environmental Engineering

Technology

Program Mission
Statement

(4
-
2012)

The Environmental Engineering Technology Program provides a curriculum of study which
includes job entry fundamentals in: field sampling; sustainability practices; environmental laws
and regulations; site ass
essments; water and wastewater treatment design, operation and
treatment processes; stormwater management; water pollution; soils/geology; as well as GIS
applications. The basic environmental engineering technology courses are well integrated with
applied

practice aimed at giving an individual on the job experience before graduation.


Environmental Technology


Water Quality Mission Statement

PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS


The Environmental Technology Water Quality Program provides a curriculum of study
which includes job entry
-
level
fundamentals

in the processes and operation of water and
wastewater treatment facilities
.
Environmental Water Quality Technology courses are well
integrated with applied practice aimed at giving an individual simulated on the job experience
before graduati
on.



Fire Protection Engineering Technology/Safety Management Program

Mission Statement

The mission of the Fire Protection Engineering Technology/Safety Management Program is to
provide to interested and qualified residents of the State and the Tri
-
state

Region the
educational opportunities to qualify them for entry into career tracks as engineering technicians
in fire protection, industrial safety and occupational health. This mission is accomplished
through courses of study comprising core, technical a
nd related subject areas that lead to
Associate in Applied Science degrees in Fire Protection Engineering Technology and Safety
Management Technology. The awarding of certificates in specialized fire protection and safety
subjects encourage the developmen
t and continued professional advancement of students not
requiring the full degree program.


Food Safety Mission Statement

(4
-
2011)

The mission of the Food Safety program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills
required for a career as a Food
Safety technician or for transfer to a Bachelor of Science degree
Food Science program.



Food Service Management Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Food Service Management Program is to provide graduates with extensive
managerial training
combined with practical kitchen experience. This education includes the
application of current trends in nutrition, sanitation, and cooking techniques that today’s
changing culinary industry is seeking. Emphasis is placed on creativity and professionalism
in
culinary applications. The curriculum is designed to meet the changing needs in the industry and
satisfy or exceed the requirements of the hospitality industry.


Human Services
Program
Mission Statement

The mission of the Human Services program is to
provide students with an educational
foundation which will allow them to successfully gain entry level employment within the human
services arena and/or to succeed in continuing their education at a baccalaureate level.

The Human Services Department offers

a comprehensive range of educational experiences
which lead to an Associate
-
level or diploma degree college education in Human Services and
equip students to enter the workforce or transfer to a four
-
year college.


Human Services
-

Direct Support Professi
onal
Certificate
Program Mission Statement

(5
-
2011)

The Direct Support Professional Certificate Program will prepare professionals to work with
people who have disabilities in a variety of settings. The competencies learned can be applied
to residential p
rograms, day programs, or any combination of services that may be appropriate
for the clients.



Human Services


Drug and Alcohol Counseling Option

Program
Mission Statement

The Human Services


Drug and Alcohol Counseling Option offers a comprehensive range of
educational experiences which lead to an Associate
-
level or diploma degree college education in
PROGRAM
MISSION STATEMENTS

Human Services


Drug and Alcohol Counseling Option and equip students t
o enter the
workforce or transfer to a four
-
year college.


Information Security
Program
Mission Statement

(4
-
2011)

The Information Security degree program prepares graduates for entry
-
level employment in the
field of network and information security, acqui
ring knowledge and skills for

industry
certifications, and the ability to

transfer into a 4
-
year institution.



Mechanical Engineering Technology

Program
Mission Statement

The mission of the Mechanical Engineering Technology is twofold: first, to deliver
curricula
designed to lead to certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in the broad areas indicated by
the department title; second, to provide facilities and advice to the Continuing Education
Division and the Industrial Training Division for special
ized technical seminars. Any associate
degree program is designed and conducted in accordance with TAC
-
ABET criteria. A continuing
effort to maintain a high technological level in both the content and the delivery of the
programs is assumed. A continuin
g effort to attract both recent high school graduates and
members of the workforce is assumed with an emphasis on minorities, including women.



Office Administration Mission Statement


Office Administration
-

Paralegal Option Mission Statement



Visual
Communications Mission Statement

It shall be the mission of the Visual Communications degree program to provide a
comprehensive education that will enable students to succeed in their future educational and
career goals. The program is committed to providi
ng students with the technical skills and
theoretical foundations necessary to pursue a career in this field or continue their education at
the Baccalaureate level.



Web Information Systems


Web Development Mission Statement

The Web Development degree pr
epares students for careers in the development,
implementation and management of online business operations support. Both the curriculum
and individual courses are designed to meet the needs of local businesses and also prepare
students desiring a baccalau
reate degree for transfer to four
-
year institutions.