OUR MISSION

To provide excellence in career and technical education for employment and advancement in an ever-changing global environment.

OUR VISION

To be the leader in innovative career and technical education that leads to success for all students.

OUR VALUES

Excellence

We pursue the highest standards in academic achievement and organizational performance.

Innovation

We value creativity and ingenuity to remain at the forefront of technical education excellence.

Inclusion

We value an atmosphere of respect, dignity, and acceptance.

 

HTC Learner Values

Values and attitudes that help make successful employees:  

 

• PROFESSIONALISM

Professionalism is the ability to convey specialized knowledge reliably with competency and accountability while demonstrating proper demeanor, self-regulation, and an appropriate image of oneself.

 

• CULTURAL AND GLOBAL AWARENESS

Cultural Awareness is the understanding of other people's cultural values, beliefs, and perceptions. Global Awareness is the understanding of how environmental, social, cultural, economic, and political factors affect the world.

 

• SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY

Safety Responsibility is the ability to anticipate, recognize, and control industry-specific risks, hazards, and conditions that could potentially lead to injury, loss, and environmental harm. Environmental Responsibility is ensuring a space safe from violence, harassment, and substance use.

 

• LEADERSHIP AND SELF-DIRECTION

Leadership is the ability to provide vision and communication that inspires others to create positive change. Self-Direction is to have the personal conviction to identify opportunities consistently for self-improvement and growth throughout all aspects of life.

 

• CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION

Creativity is the ability to come up with original ideas or synthesize existing ones – to think widely with a free and open mind. Innovation is the ability to consider different alternatives, solutions, and possibilities in a unique way, and bring about change, improved performance, and productivity.

 

• ETHICAL AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Ethical Responsibility is an awareness and practice of the moral principles that guide behavior as they relate to the well-being of others. Social Responsibility is maintaining high individual expectations for the benefit of society.