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Southwestern Community College serves Jackson, Macon, Swain Counties and the Qualla Boundary.
Southwestern Community College is currently a virtual college. We are a learning and teaching institution offering high-quality, innovative instruction and support, which promotes student achievement, academic excellence and economic development. We offer a full service bookstore online with apparel, gear and textbooks, https://www.bkstr.com/southwesternccstore
Southwestern Community College accomplishes its mission through customer focus, continuous improvement and teamwork:
To awaken the potential of each student, offering multiple pathways for learning what is important to know and to do — giving coherence and meaning to the total educational experience.
To aggressively pursue the most current technologies while maintaining a nurturing atmosphere which appreciates the value of every individual.
To be a catalyst for community service — removing barriers, creating linkages, building relationships and integrating resources to enhance the quality of life.
To be a leader in economic development and a mindful steward of the natural and cultural resources of the area.
To prepare citizens to live, learn and work in a diverse global village.