The Community College of Qatar goal is to offer a wide-range of educational opportunities for students, including: academic courses for those seeking academic degrees and/or intending to transfer to other colleges and universities; career and technology (workforce) programs designed for students seeking specialized degrees and/or specific skills to enter the workforce; developmental and adult education, for students who wish to improve basic competencies and as a first step to entry to other programs; distance education, for students seeking an education and attempting to balance work and family while doing so; and the corporate college, providing customized training to meet the education and technical skill needs of business, non-profits, and governmental entities.