We are all teachers. We are all learners.


NHTI is a dynamic public institution of higher learning providing accessible, rigorous education, serving students, businesses, and the community by creating pathways for lifelong learning, career advancement, and civic engagement.


By strengthening and expanding partnerships across the education and business spectrum, NHTI will create an environment that fosters innovative teaching and learning, supports economic vitality, and meets the needs of a diverse community of global citizens.


These values support our Mission and Vision:

LearningWe foster intellectual curiosity and the application of knowledge to promote lifelong critical and creative thinking.
Mutual respectWe encourage an environment in which civility, humor, kindness, and collegiality cultivate an open exchange of ideas.
EngagementWe actively seek interaction, collaboration, and partnership with individuals, businesses, and community organizations for mutual enrichment in a diverse community and global economy.
AccountabilityWe are committed to individual and institutional responsibility in the stewardship of our human, physical, and fiscal resources.
InnovationWe support responsible risk-taking and the pursuit of new ideas to thrive in an evolving world.
IntegrityWe expect all members of the college community to demonstrate fairness, honesty, and ethical behavior in all of their actions and interactions.

Adopted June 2001/Revised 2013