St. Clair County Community College

Higher education for the Blue Water Area and beyond

Strategic vision

Office of the President

Strategic vision

SC4 Strategic Plan – updated April 2018


SC4’s mission is to maximize student success.


SC4’s vision is to create an academic and cultural environment that empowers students to succeed.


  • Growth: The college will meet demand with relevant programs that meet current and future needs.
  • Sustainability: The college will ensure that we remain relevant and are recognized for adding value in our community.
  • Community: The college recognizes that, as an educational institution, it has an obligation to its constituencies and opportunities for significant impact.


  • Commitment to excellence: Our academic programs and support services provide the best opportunity for students to achieve their goals.
  • Innovation: We provide state-of-the-art educational experiences by anticipating the needs of our community.
  • Integrity: Honesty and transparency guide how we treat students, employees and the community.
  • Leadership: We lead economic and cultural development by remaining accountable to our students, community and stakeholders.
  • Diversity: We create a healthy learning environment by embracing the differences in others.

Who we are

  • SC4 students, alumni, faculty and staff are truly remarkable.
  • We are your health care professionals, teachers and professors, engineers, welders, scientists, government officials, police officers, designers, managers, artists and much more.
  • We take pride in our institution and what it offers. 
  • We come from all walks of life, and we positively shape our local and global communities every day.
  • We are change agents, leading by example and effecting positive and lasting change.

Campus themes

  • The environment, on- and off-campus
  • Equality and leadership
  • Exposure and access to higher education

Our commitment: In everything we do, we will aspire to take positive, future-focused steps in these areas.

Office of the President

Dr. Deborah A. Snyder
(810) 989-5545

Sarah Rutallie
Chief of Staff
(810) 989-5545