About CCCC

Central Carolina Community College serves as a catalyst for individual, community, and economic development by empowerment through accessible lifelong learning.


Central Carolina Community College is a nationally recognized, world-class leader providing learning opportunities that contribute to economic progress and cultural enrichment for the students and communities we serve.


Learning, People, Excellence, Integrity, Communication, Community, Access, Innovation, Stewardship

Values Expanded
LearningWe commit to providing learning opportunities for the ongoing, voluntary, lifelong and self-motivated pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons among the citizens in our service area.
PeopleWe commit to creating a caring, inclusive, and safe environment that inspires all people to achieve their goals, share their successes, and encourage others.
ExcellenceWe set, expect and maintain high educational standards consistent with the needs of the students, region and changing workforce.
IntegrityWe are accountable, honest, and transparent while adhering to the highest ethical standards in all that we do.
CommunicationWe commit to effective, open and proactive communication among faculty, staff, students, and the external community of which we are an integral part.
CommunityWe commit to active and integral partnerships within the communities we serve, and are dedicated to maintaining positive relationship among our own community of faculty, staff, and students.
AccessWe ensure access to higher education by offering clear pathways to academic success and transformative opportunity for the diverse populations we serve.
InnovationWe cultivate resourcefulness, creativity and innovation in all we do.
StewardshipWe honor the trust placed in us by the community, and are accountable for the efficient and effective use of the resources entrusted to us.
Institutional Goals

Goal 1: Learning First - Learning is everyone's responsibility. All faculty and staff are educators committed to engaging students as full partners in the learning process.

Goal 2: Student Access - Central Carolina is committed to learning by providing broad and intentionally planned access to its programs and services, and to removing barriers to enrollment and progression.

Goal 3: Student Success - Central Carolina is committed to learning by supporting and assisting students in achieving their educational goals.

Goal 4: Employees - Central Carolina is committed to learning by attracting, developing, and sustaining high-performing employees.

Goal 5: Partnerships - Central Carolina is committed to learning by establishing and maintaining partnerships that support the college mission.

Goal 6: Financial Foundations - Central Carolina is committed to learning by maintaining and enhancing a strong financial foundation.

Goal 7: Collegiate Environment - Central Carolina is committed to learning by fostering a culture that optimizes the student experience and the learning environment.