Carroll Community College is a public, open admissions,
associate-degree-granting college serving Carroll County, MD with
baccalaureate preparation programs, career education, workforce and
business development, and personal and cultural enrichment
opportunities. As a vibrant, learner-centered community, the college
engages students as active learners, prepares them for an increasingly
diverse and changing world, and encourages their lifelong learning.
View the entire mission statement.
Carroll Community College is Carroll County's premier learning
community for convenient, affordable, state-of-the-market postsecondary
training, baccalaureate preparation, and lifelong education. As a
learning-centered college that is imbued with integrity, Carroll
embraces student learning as its primary and defining mission,
encourages students to be full and active partners in learning, creates
an environment supporting student and organizational learning, assesses
learning outcomes and uses the results to improve learning, and
evaluates all areas of the college by how well they support learning.
View our Compass Strategic Priorities.
Continuously enhance instructional program quality and effectiveness to
increase student achievement, retention and program completion.
Respond to community and student needs through innovation and
resourcefulness in instructional programming, course delivery and
scheduling, student services and effective communications.
Support Carroll County business and workforce development through career
and professional education, contract training and consulting services,
and partnerships with local businesses and economic development
Invest in the college’s employees, technology and decision support systems to further the college’s excellence.
Implement resource management strategies to respond to anticipated
levels of governmental support and fund the college’s priorities.