The Mission Statement
The mission of the North Carolina Community College System is to open the door to high-quality, accessible educational opportunities that minimize barriers to post-secondary education, maximize student success, develop a globally and multi-culturally competent workforce, and improve the lives and well-being of individuals by providing:
- Education, training and retraining for the workforce including basic skills and literacy education, occupational and pre-baccalaureate programs.
- Support for economic development through services to and in partnership with business and industry and in collaboration with the University of North Carolina System and private colleges and universities.
- Services to communities and individuals which improve the quality of life.
The State Board of Community Colleges
|Mr. Burr Sullivan, Chair||Treasurer Dale Folwell||The Honorable Mark Robinson||Mr. Jerry Vaughan|
|Mr. Bill McBrayer, Vice-Chair||Mr. Wade Bryan Irwin, Jr.||The Honorable Ray Russell||Ms. Sarah West|
|Ms. LaTasha Bradford, N4CSGA President||Mr. Tom Looney||Ms. Julie Ryan (Labor Commissioner Delegate)||Ms. Ann Whitford|
|Dr. Grant Campbell||Mr. Mark Merritt||The Honorable Sam Searcy|
|Dr. Shirley Carraway||Mr. Hari Nath||Mr. Ray Trapp|
|Ms. Lisa Estep||Mr. Andy Penry||The Honorable Terry Van Duyn|