Excellence. Excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative endeavors, student services, and in all aspects of the institute’s operations is continuously pursued at Al-Taqwa to ensure institutional effectiveness and efficiency.
Integrity. At Al-Taqwa, honest communications, ethical behavior, and accountability for words and deeds are expected from all members of the institute community.
Respect. Each person at Al-Taqwa is to be treated with respect and dignity and is to be treated equitably in all situations.
Diversity. A broad diversity of people and ideas are welcomed and supported at Al-Taqwa as essential to quality education in a global interdependent society. Students will have reasonable and affordable access to a comprehensive range of high quality educational programs and services.
Leadership. Al-Taqwa seeks to provide rigorous academic curricula and challenging co-curricular opportunities to promote the development of leadership qualities in students and to facilitate leadership development among faculty, staff, and students.