What students need to know

You can help Parkland College remain excellent

Everyone at Parkland, from students to faculty and staff, are instrumental in helping Parkland College maintain our high standards through every aspect of accreditation. There are a few simple things to remember. 


Everyone must know our college mission statement, it guides what we do. 

The Mission of Parkland College is to engage the community in learning


We operate ethically, with honor, honesty, and responsibility.

Quality Resources and Support

We offer high-quality education, both in-person and virtually.

Evaluation and Improvement

We review our academic and support programs regularly, improving them as needed.

Resources, Planning, and Institutional Effectiveness

Our resources, policies, and processes fulfill our mission and support our future goals.

To learn more, please view the HLC Criteria page.

For more information on the re-accreditation process, please see Frequently Asked Questions.