Mission and Vision

Our Mission

Ashland Community and Technical College, a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, is a public, two-year degree granting institution serving Northeast Kentucky with a tradition of accessible, affordable, and quality education including general education that supports a variety of excellent associate degree, diploma, and certificate programs and prepares students for transfer to baccalaureate programs. The College has a strong commitment to meet the academic, workforce training, and lifelong learning needs of its community. Teach with excellence. Serve with passion. Learn for life.

Our Vision

ACTC will remain at the forefront, meeting a rapidly changing educational and workforce environment.

Our Values

  • Teaching and Learning Excellence
  • Access and Support
  • Community and Partnerships

Our Goals

  • Advance excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, and service 
  • Increase student access, transfer, and success 
  • Cultivate diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion 
  • Enhance the economic and workforce development of the Community 
  • Promote the recognition and value of ACTC 
  • Foster continuous improvement through assessment