Mission and Vision

Mission Statement
Black Hawk College enriches the community by providing the environment and educational resources for individuals to become lifelong learners.

Vision Statement
Total accessibility, quality instructional programs, student-centered services, and strategic alliances position Black Hawk College as the preferred choice for education and training.

Core Values

  • Inclusion and Diversity – We value the inclusion of all individuals and celebrate their unique attributes, characteristics, and perspectives.
  • Caring and Compassion – We advocate being kind, considerate, and empathic as we work toward our collective and separate goals.
  • Fairness – We promote consistency and evenhandedness in our policies, procedures, and dealings with others.
  • Honesty – We advocate being truthful, sincere, and candid in all aspects of our daily activities.
  • Integrity – We promote being trustworthy, honorable, and consistent with our values in our interactions with others; we do the right thing even when it is not popular or easy.
  • Respect – We treat others with positive regard and esteem.
  • Responsibility – We are accountable, dependable, and reliable as we follow through on our commitment to teaching excellence, student learning, and service to others.