“Participating in Achieving the Dream will help achieve institution-wide evaluation and system-wide improvements critical to Oregon and National standards and access to funding.”
–Dr. Patty Scott, President, Southwestern Oregon Community College
Who We Are
Our staff and faculty are positioned to make a difference in the lives of our students and fellow members of the community. They work hard to stretch our resources to give our students the best opportunity to succeed in their education. When you choose Southwestern, you make a commitment to your future success. We, in turn, are committed to your education. Wherever you are in your life’s next dream or goal, we are ready to help you achieve it. Our College Mission celebrates five decades of College History serving the citizens of the Oregon South Coast. Southwestern is led by a seven member Board of Education elected from our three-county district through Board Policy Governance.