Department Mission

The Intercollegiate Athletics Department at Ocean County College oversees the Intercollegiate Athletic and Intramural programs.  Our mission is to assist students, through their participation, to develop strong values, decision making skills, social skills, lifelong health and fitness habits, and ideals of good sportsmanship.  Additionally, we believe in following student first/athlete second principles and strive to provide a positive total college experience for our students through effective communication, positive coaching, teamwork, community service, and the promotion of academic and athletic excellence.