Our Mission is to provide people with the highest quality training, support, information, advice and guidance towards achieving their educational and career goals.
We take an individual and progress them through their learning journey; from a learner to an experienced candidate, into a trained professionals and finally an industry expert.
Our core values are:
To motivate, encourage and support everyone to realise their potential and achieve their goals.
To be trustworthy showing respect and acting with fairness, in the best interests of all.
To be flexible, responsive and embrace opportunities to meet the ever changing needs and demands of all.
To be at the forefront of innovation in everything we do, to challenge and continuously find ways to improve.
To act with professionalism at all times and consistently deliver high quality education.
WE BELIEVE IN YOU
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
Our Values also include:
We are a community that fosters mentoring relationships and shared responsibility for learning.
We are committed to the well-being of each member of the community.
We value the distinctive contributions of every person in the learning environment.
We believe in the interrelationship of knowledge exemplified in the liberal arts.
We demonstrate unwavering commitment to the pursuit of learning and quality scholarship.
We value superior teaching and comprehensive mentoring.
We are committed to supporting the continuous personal and professional growth of members.
We foster an environment that encourages open inquiry.
We recognize that the well-being and governance of the community are a shared responsibility among members.
We believe that members are accountable for their actions and should be held to high standards.
We embrace our responsibility to the larger community beyond the boundaries of Hiram College and encourage learning through service.
We respect the dignity of each individual.
We are an inclusive community that welcomes people of diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and points of view.
We recognize the value of diversity in our educational program.
We seek to foster a supportive environment in which community members will be challenged to explore knowledge, values, and ethics from varied perspectives.
We celebrate freedom of thought and freedom of choice.
We honor our tradition in the liberal arts and its profound relevance to society.
We are eager to explore new issues and practices and integrate them into our academic vision.
We encourage individual initiative, creativity and talent.