The Western mission focuses strongly on excellence in learning, employer satisfaction and community partnerships. Work-based learning and Service-learning teaching methods are a natural fit with Western's Mission, Vision and Core Values of "Valuing Partnerships that are important to the community's economic vitality and quality of life. Students who participate in these on-the-job training opportunities receive the education and training necessary to succeed in today's competitive technical job market. Applied training enhances leadership, critical thinking, and the skills needed for the best future employment opportunities.
For more information about Service-Learning email the Western Service-Learning Coordinator at Service-Learning@westerntc.edu.
Visit the Service-Learning Coordination Home Page for more information on current service-learning opportunities with the college and community agencies, service-learning coordination assistance available and how to post your opportunity.