Mission, Vision, Values

RTC Mission

Renton Technical College engages a diverse student population through educational opportunities for career readiness and advancement, serving the needs of individuals, the community, businesses, and industry.

RTC Vision

Renton Technical College will be a locally, regionally, and nationally recognized leader for improving lives and inspiring lifelong learning.

RTC Values

Community – create an inclusive environment where all are celebrated and welcome.

Empowerment – promote strength and confidence to embrace challenge, creativity, and intellectual risk.

Equity – nurture an academic and work environment that promotes fairness and removes systemic and institutional barriers.

Integrity – foster an ethical environment of trust and honesty.

Learning – pursue excellence by engaging in critical thinking, problem solving, and technical expertise.

Respect – value humanity and the diversity of people, perspectives, and ideas.

Stewardship – build a stronger, accountable institution for future generations.


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