On behalf of the faculty and staff, I am pleased to welcome you to Gateway Community College. We take pride in providing equal access to a high-quality education, state-of-the-art equipment and laboratories, and a caring faculty and staff who provide the educational support you will need to achieve your learning goals and maximize your human potential.

We are proud of our beautiful campus that enhances our mission to serve the students who come through our doors in pursuit of a brighter future through education. I invite you to take advantage of the many involvement opportunities and academic resources on offer, and to persevere as you work hard toward the realization of your goals.

The GCC community embodies a mission that goes above and beyond the provision of higher education. With open hearts that serve others with caring, sharing and loving support, we strive to provide a learning environment where all students feel accepted and safe as they pursue their educational goals.

As a community of learners we seek to make positive impact and a difference in the world. As a public higher education institution, we are committed to access and success for all students within our community of learners. We advocate for the inclusion of all people, from all walks of life regardless of nationality, religion, race, gender or socioeconomic status, who pursue a better life for themselves and their families through the pursuit of higher education.

As President of Gateway Community College, I am committed to defending these values. I encourage all members of our college community to do the same. More than ever, we must be vigilant, tolerant and encouraging of each other’s dreams and aspirations.  I am proud of the work that we all do, and am confident that we will continue to strive to do what is necessary in order to insure that every person who thirsts for knowledge, and walks through our doors, will be met with the respect, consideration and education they deserve 

My vision for Gateway Community College is to provide you with the best possible choices for success. I realize that you are here because you have made the decision to improve the quality of your life through education. In doing so, you also enhance the quality of your future and the future of our community.

This website will acquaint you with the wide array of degree and certificate programs, activities and services available to you at Gateway Community College. I encourage you to become familiar with the site, as it will serve as a resource during your time at the College.

I wish you the very best on your academic journey and hope that your time at Gateway Community College will make you fall in love with your future.


Dorsey L. Kendrick, Ph.D. President