SJVC Mission

Our Mission Statement

San Joaquin Valley College prepares graduates for professional success in the business, medical and technical career fields.

The College serves a diverse student population with a common interest in professional development through career-focused higher education.

The College is committed to student development through the achievement of measurable learning outcomes, emphasizing a balance of hands-on training and academic instruction.

The College identifies and responds to the educational and employment needs of the communities it serves. The College is committed to the success of every student.

Our Core Values

Success
The College Community is committed to the personal, academic and professional success of its students, employees and graduates by providing high-quality education programs, instruction, professional development opportunities, support services and guidance.

Integrity
The College Community expects personal and professional integrity in the fulfillment of its mission.

Excellence
The College Community sets excellence as a standard in all areas of operation.

Diversity
The College Community celebrates and embraces diversity, emphasizing inclusion and open dialogue.

Community Involvement
The College Community encourages and supports student and employee involvement in their respective communities to mutually enhance civic, personal and intellectual development.

Lifelong Learning
The College Community fosters an environment where students and employees actively pursue lifelong learning.