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At St. Louis Community College, we believe in the power of education to lift us up. All of us. To challenge assumptions, expand minds, changes lives and empower communities. At STLCC, you’ll find education on your schedule, in your neighborhood, at your pace. That’s education for the modern world. That’s education for life.

High-Quality. Affordable. Career Pathways.

Established in 1962, St. Louis Community College has served more than 1.3 million students; at least one person in more than one-half of the households in the St. Louis area has attended STLCC. Today, STLCC offers associate degrees, certificates, college transfer degrees, career development and workforce training.

Living Our Mission and Vision

Mission: Empowering students. Expanding minds. Changing lives.

Vision: St. Louis Community College will be a national leader and model institution for inclusive and transformative education that strengthens the communities we serve through the success of our students.

We strive to meet this mission and vision by aligning our core values and strategic plan. Our strategic plan is the route we mapped to guide us to a future where STLCC leads the way in student success, innovation and community transformation.

Economic Impact

Preparing individuals for the workforce is just one way that St. Louis Community College makes an impact in the community and on the economy.

  • Research shows that for every $1 invested in their STLCC education, students receive a return on that investment of $4.70 in higher future income over their working careers. Taxpayers gain $2.80 in added tax revenue and public sector savings. Society gains $10.80 in added state revenue and social savings.
  • From a taxpayer perspective, every $1 of state or local tax money invested in STLCC returns $2.80 in benefits.
  • STLCC’s annual impact on St. Louis is $2.5 billion with 32,371 jobs supported. One out of every 34 jobs in the St. Louis area is supported by the activities of STLCC and its students.
  • STLCC contributes $145.3 million in operations spending, $3.7 million in construction spending, $33.4 million in student spending and $2.3 million in alumni impact.

(Data provided is from 2017-2018)


There are many choices when it comes to completing your educational goals at STLCC and we want to prepare you for whatever path you choose.

  • 22 college-transfer options
  • Nearly 80 career programs in the areas of:
    • science, technology, engineering & mathematics
    • social & behavioral sciences, human services & education
    • health professions
    • advanced manufacturing, industrial occupations & transportation
    • arts, design, humanities & communication
    • business, management, culinary arts & hospitality
  • Continuing Education, developmental courses and business/industrial training


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