As a comprehensive community college, recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Morton College's mission is:
To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life-long learning.
- Maximize the College's resources to support student learning.
- Conduct ongoing assessment of student learning to discover new ways to help students succeed.
- Develop responsive curricula and programs to serve community needs.
- Encourage community families to embrace the educational opportunities Morton College provides.
To ensure the enrichment of its educational programs and student-support services, Morton College is committed to ongoing self-study and assessment.