Institutional Role and
(Approved by the State Board
of Education in 1999)
LCSC is a regional state college offering undergraduate
instruction in the liberal arts and sciences, professional areas tailored to the educational needs of Idaho, applied technical programs
which support the state and local economy, and other educational
programs designed to meet the needs of Idahoans.
LCSC will formulate its academic plan and generate programs with primary emphasis in the areas of business, criminal
justice, nursing, social work, teacher preparation and vocational-technical education. The College will give continuing emphasis to
select programs offered on and off campus at nontraditional times, using nontraditional means of delivery and serving a highly diverse student
body. LCSC will maintain basic strengths in the liberal arts and
sciences, which provide the core curriculum, or general education,
portion of the curriculum.