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Mission and Vision Statements

Anne Arundel Community College is a two-year public, community-engaged institution of higher education. Founded in 1961 and fully accredited since 1968, it is one of the oldest and largest of the 16 community colleges serving the state of Maryland. Anne Arundel Community College offers transfer and career associate degree programs; certificate programs; credit courses; and continuing education, workforce development, and lifelong learning opportunities.


With learning as its central mission, Anne Arundel Community College responds to the needs of a diverse community by offering high quality, affordable, and accessible learning opportunities and is accountable to its stakeholders. 


Anne Arundel Community College is a premier learning community whose students and graduates are among the best-prepared citizens and workers of the world.


Anne Arundel Community College strives to embody the basic convictions of our country’s democratic ideal: that individuals be given full opportunity to discover and develop their talents and interests; to pursue their unique potentials; and to achieve an intellectually, culturally and economically satisfying relationship with society.