Lenoir Community College - Change Your World

Accreditation

Lenoir Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lenoir Community College.

Vision Statement
Lenoir Community College aspires to be the community college of choice for a diverse, local, regional, and global community.

(Approved by Board of Trustees January 26, 2016)

Mission Statement
Lenoir Community College, a member of the North Carolina Community College System, is a comprehensive two-year public institution. The College offers associate degrees, diplomas, or certificates through educational programs in college transfer, business, industry, public services, health sciences, and continuing education for the intellectual, economic, social, and cultural development of students and the community. Programs and support services are accessible through traditional and distance learning options.

(Approved by Board of Trustees January 26, 2016)

Values
Through its policies, procedures, and daily operations in the fulfillment of its mission, Lenoir Community College exemplifies the following values:

  • The worth and dignity of all people
  • Honesty, integrity and excellence
  • Exemplary teaching and effective learning
  • Access and opportunity while maintaining quality
  • Skill preparation to work and live in a global economy
  • Diversity in every aspect of its culture
  • A systematic and inclusive approach to decision making
  • Community partnerships
  • Continuous growth and improvement for personal and professional development

(Approved by Board of Trustees January 26, 2016)