General Information

Mission, Philosophy and Purpose


Monroe Community College is a dynamic learning community where access, excellence, and leadership are the College’s hallmarks. Our mission is to educate and prepare diverse learners to achieve scholarly, professional, and individual success within a local and global context. The College serves as a catalyst for innovation, economic development, lifelong learning, and civic engagement.

Philosophy and Purpose

Monroe Community College is a teaching institution, a college that has developed in response to community needs.

Providing the best possible educational opportunities to all students is the first priority of the College. MCC offers a wide variety of unique opportunities in preparation for further study, career education, student support, developmental education, non-traditional education and part-time study.