Mission | Casper College, Wyoming


  • The Mission of Casper College
    Casper College is a public, comprehensive two-year institution with a primary focus on student success that provides learning opportunities to enrich the lives of our students and community.

  • The Vision of Casper College
    Education for a Lifetime

  • The Values of Casper College
    In pursuing our Vision and in support of our Mission, Casper College holds the following as the core values guiding our activities:
    • Promote personal, professional and academic growth of the entire college community
    • Provide open access and affordability
    • Enhance a culture of trust, respect, and open communication among all participants
    • Encourage diversity of thought, culture and experience
    • Plan for the future in a context that reflects flexibility, innovation, tradition and sustainability
    • Provide service to community
    • Embrace accountability and responsibility
    • Foster and maintain an enriching campus environment
    • Celebrate and reward excellence

  • The Goal of Casper College
    Casper College will promote Education for a Lifetime by:
    • Increasing transferability of coursework and applicability of skills
    • Improving retention, graduation, and student success rates
    • Enhancing the use of current pedagogies and technologies
    • Encouraging excellence in advising and support services for students
    • Recruiting, retaining and developing highly qualified faculty, staff, and administrative employees
    • Advancing intellectual maturity, vocational proficiency and cultural appreciation through remedial, general and technical education credit and noncredit courses and programs as needed
    • Strengthening the college’s ability to meet the current and future needs of the community and state through curricula, program offerings and partnerships
    • Increasing diversity within student, faculty and staff populations
    • Maintaining a safe environment for all who study, work and visit Casper College
    • Utilizing, maintaining and improving college facilities and equipment
    • Strengthening the role of the college as the cultural center of the region and as a community resource for social, civic, and economic improvement