In fulfilling this mission, we value:

  • Accessible and affordable quality education that equips students with intellectual and professional skills, ethical principles, and an international perspective.
  • A strong foundation in experiential education to enhance students’ personal and professional growth.
  • A robust intellectual environment that values social and cultural diversity, free expression, collegiality, integrity, and mutual respect.
  • A safe, diverse, team-oriented, ethically responsible, and respectful environment that develops the professional capacities of our faculty and staff.

To achieve a leadership position in training and education, we will:

  • Implement our Strategic Plan and Marketing Plan and related administrative plans.
  • Assess our progress using benchmarks appropriate to the goals articulated by our programs and in our plans.
  • Create meaningful collaborations among institutions, business, and community leaders to address issues and opportunities of the local community and the region.
  • Develop an infrastructure that makes learning accessible
  • Pursue opportunities to enhance personal wellness through recreational activities

To achieve a leadership position in training and education, we will:

  • Is a community dedicated to learning, teaching, scholarship, discovery, creativity and critical thought.
  • Is committed to access and diversity, recruiting and supporting talented, ambitious students of all backgrounds.
  • Educates students to understand the complexity of human history and the variety of the world’s cultures through engagement with social, political, aesthetic and scientific issues.
  • Prepares students to fulfill their responsibilities to the local, national and global communities in which they live and to steward the resources that sustain them

" Education is like a lantern which lights your way in a dark alley"

— Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan