The Cecil Story

Mission

Cecil College is an inclusive, open-access community college committed to academic excellence and service to the greater community.  The College provides a supportive learning environment to a diverse body of students as they build the skills and knowledge to achieve academic success, prepare to transfer, and enter the workforce. Further, Cecil College fosters intellectual, professional, and personal development through lifelong learning opportunities, the arts, and community engagement..

Vision

Cecil College, a dynamic and dedicated center of learning that transforms lives and strengthens our community.​​

Values

Cecil College takes pride in honoring our institutional values.

Collaboration: We foster a cooperative environment that is collegial, seeks consensus, and builds on the strength of each individual within the College and the community.

Compassion: We show care and concern for our students, our community, and each other.

Diversity: We embrace diversity, honor shared governance, and foster inclusiveness.

Excellence: We seek excellence in all facets of our academic enterprise and operations as we serve the College and community.

Innovation: We boldly pursue the most innovative learning environment for our students and community.

Integrity: We demonstrate honesty and respect at all times and act ethically in all matters.

Stewardship: We honor public trust by being principled stewards of the human, fiscal, and physical resources of the institution.​

Overview of College History​​