Mission, Vision, Goals


Our focus is learning. Student success is our goal.


A Relevant Educational Institution

  • Preferred
  • Collaborative
  • Full service/varied modes of delivery on demand
  • Value-based/cost-efficient
  • Services all community including K-12
  • A leader in sustainability

Institutional Goals:

  • Create an empowering environment to increase student engagement, completion, and success.
  • Position the College to meet its future needs in a sound and fiscally stable manner.
  • Pursue initiatives to deliver infrastructure and technology to ensure state-of-the-art learning.
  • Pursue initiatives to ensure high-quality services and learning opportunities through a culture of continuous improvement, innovation, and accountability.
  • Ensure the College engages in partnerships that enable McHenry County College students to succeed in a local, regional, and global economy.
  • Attract, develop, and retain quality instructors who are outstanding scholars/teachers and an excellent, diverse staff who are committed to the mission of McHenry County College.
  • Engage and expect student learning through an effective teaching and learning process.