Educational opportunity and community enrichment: both have been in abundant supply at Parkland College since 1967. Find out what makes us a smart choice for learning, growth, and success.Parkland College is committed to offering quality programs to help students achieve their academic goals. This commitment to quality means the college continually assesses the goals and objectives of each program and gathers data to determine how successful we are in meeting these goals and objectives. The support of our students, alumni, and their employers in helping us gather data for this assessment process is essential. This input helps us to refine and improve programs to meet high standards in a changing world. These assessment activities are summarized in Parkland College’s assessment program, a crucial component of an effective institution of higher learning.