The college Access goal aims to increase student and community access to programs
that serve the needs of students and community. The goal includes high-quality academic
programs, stronger outreach to the community, clear pathways leading to sustainable
family wages, and student-centered course scheduling.
Increase New Student Applications and Conversion
Implement Strategic Scheduling to Maximize Efficiency and Effectiveness
Success for all students is a priority for Edmonds College. This goal includes initiatives
that bridge performance and opportunity gaps and make every student successful, based
on the objectives as defined by students.
Fully Build the First Pillar of Guided Pathways - Clarify the Path
Fully Build the Second Pillar of Guided Pathways - Getting Students on the Path
Fully Build the Third Pillar of Guided Pathways - Keeping Students on the Path
Community engagement is a key strategy in serving our community well and bringing
resources to the college for win-win partnerships. We do this by investing in relationships
with businesses, not-for-profit entities, and community leaders for the shared benefit
of creating a vibrant community.
Expand Awareness and Storytelling About Access and Success at Edmonds College in the
South Snohomish County Community
This goal aims to build institutional, individual, and team capacity for operational
and inclusive excellence. The emphasis will be both on human capital development as
well as physical and financial resources.
Optimize Key College Processes and Provide Training to Stakeholders
Hire and Retain Diverse Employees
Comply with "Diversity in Higher Education" and "Equity and Access in Higher Education"
Stay in Full Compliance with the Accreditation Policies to Improve Effectiveness and
Fulfill College Mission
Student Services will add to and modify its existing services, processes, and systems
to better serve adult learners who seek to up-skill, re-skill or obtain additional
credentials to promote their career advancement.
Design and Develop Student Services for Career Mobility and Advancement
Confer Microcredentials and Badges to Help our Students be Successful
Edmonds College seeks to be proactive, inclusive, and opportunity-ready when it comes
to the transformative potential of technology, in order to serve both our community
and college community well.
Establish Center for AI and Data Science as an Innovation Hub