Welcome to Whatcom Community College's Human Resources department. Whatcom offers a variety of employment opportunities, great employee benefits, and a friendly work environment. The College is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer and educator, and is strongly committed to enhancing the diversity of its workforce. The Human Resources staff is here to assist and provide resources for prospective and current College employees.

 

About the College

Whatcom Community College is a destination college attracting students from its local community of Bellingham, throughout the Pacific Northwest, and internationally with exceptional faculty and staff, state of the art classrooms, wireless access, and a beautiful, expansive campus. WCC takes a comprehensive approach to course and program offerings, including liberal arts, professional-technical, basic education and personal/professional enrichment. In fact, Whatcom is recognized for its strength in preparing students for transfer and its emerging professional/technical programs. The College is accredited by The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. 

 

About Whatcom's staff

Whatcom has a student-centered philosophy which is often referred to as "The Whatcom Way." Student enrollment averages 6,500 students (4,126 FTE) per quarter in both credit and non-credit courses. WCC boasts a talented group of 78 full-time faculty who partner with approximately 180 adjunct (part-time) faculty members to deliver instruction that promotes student success. Supported by Whatcom's exemplary staff, our campus community strives to serve students encouragingly and efficiently.

 

College mission

Whatcom Community College contributes to the vitality of its communities by providing quality education in academic transfer, professional-technical and life-long learning, preparing students for active citizenship in a global society. (excerpt)