Mission & Vision Statement


We aspire to be The College of choice for students because we are The College of choice for employers.


The College of Westchester graduates individuals who have completed transformative and purposeful educational experiences that provide the foundation for successful, professional careers which are relevant today.  As an academically student-centered, culturally diverse college, CW is committed to providing the highest quality education for career and entrepreneurial-minded students through the delivery of a carefully constructed and distinctive curriculum shaped by regional employers.  The college environment supports and encourages academic excellence, career advancement, professional integrity and good citizenship.

College Goals

Academic Excellence

CW ensures that students learn through a career-relevant curriculum, effectively delivered by fully qualified and
student-centered faculty engaged through continuous assessment and improvement.

Student Excellence

CW students are accepted based on their potential and commitment to succeed. Students with support and assistance from faculty and staff remain vested in their education and in CW from enrollment through graduation, and throughout their career progression.

Operational Excellence

Operational excellence includes all areas of service.  CW’s vital business operations are clearly defined by standards of excellence, systematically measured, clearly communicated, and delivered by all employees who are committed and embrace continuous improvement.

Business Excellence

CW’s competitive and financial strength is accomplished through planning and resource allocation that anticipates and supports internal stakeholder needs and meets compliance and accreditation requirements.