Mission and Vision | WKCTC

Holiday Closing

WKCTC will be closed Monday, January 20 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Campus will reopen and classes will resume on Tuesday, January 21.

Mission and Vision


West Kentucky Community and Technical College champions student success, provides excellence in teaching and learning, and advances economic development. The College:

  • advances academic excellence and intellectual inquiry through the collaboration between engaged learners and dedicated faculty and staff;
  • provides premier academic and student services to foster student success;
  • delivers innovative, flexible access to education with pathways to transfer and/or employability;
  • cultivates community partnerships as an integral component in assessing and providing programs for cultural, educational, economic, and civic development;
  • responds to community needs through customized training and continuing education to meet the changing demands of regional business and industry; and
  • fosters a campus culture advancing diversity and inclusion and promoting equity and global responsibility.


  • Quality and excellence
  • Openness and accountability
  • Continuous improvement
  • Data-informed and outcomes-driven decision-making
  • Inclusion, equity, respect, and global diversity
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Economic, social, and environmental sustainability


West Kentucky Community and Technical College will empower individuals to achieve excellence through innovative and equitable learning opportunities and will continue to be a nationally preeminent community college.