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Our Mission
To prepare students for today’s careers and tomorrow’s opportunities
Our Vision
To be the college of choice for workforce education
Vision Narrative
LWTech is recognized by students, business, community, and peer organizations as the choice for innovative workforce education because we:
• Value diversity and welcome students from all backgrounds and levels of educational attainment.
• Create educational opportunities and support for students to achieve success and prepare for lifelong learning.
• Distinguish ourselves by o ering creative, cutting- edge, hands-on education.
• O er students choices to achieve their educational goals through applied, pathway-based education from basic education and certi cate programs to baccalaureate degrees.
• Teach using the latest industry standards and cross-discipline approaches to prepare students for immediate and future employment.
• Empower employees to reach their potential in a supportive environment that values collaboration, transparency, respect, and integrity.
• Work in partnership with business and industry
as well as local and global organizations to foster economic vitality and create prosperous communities.
• Thrive in state-of-the-art facilities that use the latest learning and business technologies to enhance the delivery of education and our internal operations.
• Implement innovations that result in a  nancially- sustainable organization.
Core Themes
LWTech is accessible to the community by providing multiple entrance points and educational pathways. The college is
a conduit for students to upgrade their skills, transition into new careers, or further their education and training.
Student Achievement
At LWTech, students gain the skills and knowledge needed to achieve their educational goals and to participate in the workforce.
External Engagement
LWTech forms partnerships with governmental and community organizations, educational institutions, business, and labor in order to e ectively support the Institution’s mission.
College Community
LWTech provides a safe, supported and engaging learning environment for students and work environment for faculty and sta .

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