Core Themes Assessment

The Columbia Gorge Community College Board of Education has adopted three Core Themes which collectively encompass the college’s mission and will be used to guide planning and resource allocation.

  • Core Theme A: Building Dreams (Access)
    • Objective A1: providing a local option for obtaining quality education at an affordable price
    • Objective A2: Providing college credit opportunities for high school students
    • Objective A3: Serving the diversity of the college's service area
    • Objective A4: Meeting the expectations of CGCC's student body
  • Core Theme B: Transforming Lives (Education)
    • Objective B1: Applying processes that lead to student retention
    • Objective B2: Applying processes that lead to student progress, certificate/degree completion, and/or employment
    • Objective B3: Ensuring student proficiency in course, program and institutional student learning outcomes
  • Core Theme C: Strengthening Our Community (Partnerships)
    • Objective C1: Cultivating productive business and industry relationships
    • Objective C2: Creating, maintaining, and growing community relationships

As part of the ongoing cycle of assessment and continual improvement, the college annually evaluates mission fulfillment based on the attainment of Core Theme objectives.

Assessment Results

Core Themes Results and Analysis 2016 - 17516 KB
Core Theme Achievement Summary 2016 - 17
Core Themes Results and Analysis 2013 - 14
Core Themes Results and Analysis 2012 - 13424 KB