Mission, Vision, Values, and Institutional Goals


Provide quality educational programs that promote the holistic development of a diverse student population to become healthcare professionals.  The college is also committed to civic engagement, community service and to meeting the healthcare needs of the diverse population it serves.


Methodist College will be the premier college of choice for excellence in Health Science and Human Service education within the Midwest.


Human Dignity: Unconditional respect for the inherent worth, uniqueness, and autonomy of individuals. 

Integrity: Displaying strong moral character and acting in accordance with accepted standards of behavior and an appropriate code of ethics.

Inquiry: An active process of exploration and investigation that leads to understanding and construction of knowledge throughout one's life.

Social Justice: Acting in accordance with fair treatment regardless of gender, economic status, race, religion, ethnicity, age, citizenship, disability, or sexual orientation. 

Institutional Goals

  • Create and support a positive, student-centered learning environment.
  • Provide quality instruction and programs.
  • Create quality student support services and programs.
  • Recruit and retain a diverse, qualified workforce.
  • Promote fiscal responsibility and accountability.
  • Provide adequate resources to support institutional mission.
  • Recruit and retain a qualified, diverse student body.
  • Develop collaborative relationships for the benefit of the community.