Our Core Values & Guiding Principles

  1. We respect and affirm the dignity of the individual.
  2. Through the vehicle of education and academic engagement, particularly in the humanities, we seek to move students beyond remedial education, college, and into the workforce.
  3. We seek to serve with integrity, simplicity, and excellence in all of our practices and initiatives.
  4. We uphold and adhere to a credo of economic and social justice for all by providing genuine opportunities and educational pathways for underserved and marginalized individuals to sustain their families.
  5. We intend to make positive and continuous contributions to the health and well-being of communities and individuals.