2017-2018 College Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2022  
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

About Saddleback College


Saddleback College will be the first choice of students who seek a dynamic, innovative, and student-centered postsecondary education.


Saddleback College enriches its students and the south Orange County community by providing a comprehensive array of high-quality courses and programs that foster student learning and success in the attainment of academic degrees and career technical certificates, transfer to four-year institutions, improvement of basic skills, and lifelong learning.


Saddleback College embraces:

We commit to fulfilling our mission to serve the south Orange County community.
We anticipate and welcome change by encouraging innovation and creativity.
We dedicate ourselves to excellence in academics, student support, and community service.
Academic Freedom
We endorse academic freedom and the open exchange of ideas.
We foster a climate of integrity, honesty, and respect.
We promote environmental sustainabilityand use our resources responsibly to reduce our ecological impact.
We place our highest priority on student learning and delivering comprehensive support for student success.
We cultivate equity and diversity by embracing all cultures, ideas, and perspectives.
We strive to develop strong and lasting partnerships among students, faculty, staff, and the community.
Global Awareness
We recognize the importance of global awareness and prepare our students to live and work in an increasingly interconnected world.