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Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

The University Center of the Mountains is a collaboration of partnering post-secondary institutions for the purpose of increasing opportunities to obtain selected undergraduate and graduate degrees and professional certifications that address lifelong learning, economic and workforce needs, and community development within the Kentucky River Area Development District.

Vision Statement

The University Center of the Mountains will be recognized nationally as a model of collaboration providing increased access to higher educational opportunities that transform learners, families, and communities of southeastern Kentucky.