Key Elements of Our Vision for Economic Development

  • Become the premier provider of training as demanded by the region's continuously changing workplace by offering more technologically advanced courses needed by the Arkansas Workforce.
  • Expand training services to include workplace systems that assist and encourage long-term employee training.
  • Become the "linking" institution coordinating the educational programs that ensure the quality of tomorrow's workplace technician.
  • Provide database related services, including the development of a technical reference computer library, for multiple users.
  • Develop and implement workplace literacy programs that integrate basic skills, technology application, and advanced cognitive skills.
  • Incorporate instructional technologies to provide alternative learning systems to complement or replace traditional teaching methods.
  • Offer technology transfer assistance by applying technology in the workplace.
  • Serve as a community and regional economic development resource.