Wilkes Community College, a member of the North Carolina Community College System, is a public, two-year, open-door institution serving the people of Wilkes, Ashe, and Alleghany counties and beyond.
Wilkes Community College enhances the quality of life through
- quality education and workforce development, including basic skills, occupational, technical, and pre-baccalaureate programs;
- economic development services to business and industry, both public and private; and
- community development through a variety of services, cultural activities, and recreational opportunities.
WCC aspires to be an effective learner-centered educational institution and a dynamic learning organization, preparing learners for success in a rapidly changing world.
The college's vision is grounded in the mission statement and is guided by the institutional values of caring, community, education, excellence, innovation, integrity, and responsibility.