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We prepare health and human services professionals who will work to improve the quality of life in their communities and beyond.



To be an innovative leader in the student-centered, interprofessional, preparation of health and human services professionals by providing students with an inclusive, community-engaged, and interdisciplinary academic experience. 


Core Values

The College of Health and Human Services, values each of the following as they relate to teaching, research, and service:

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - Foster and advocate for an inclusive environment in which all contributions are welcome.
  • Community-engagement – Encourage students, faculty, and staff to involve the “community” in responding to issues that affect quality of life.
  • Interdisciplinary/interprofessional approaches– Foster an environment in which faculty and students learn across disciplines to develop shared understanding.
  • Ethical practices and integrity – Demonstrate ethical decision-making and behavior and teach the importance of ethical practices in our fields.
  • Collaboration– Work together with key stakeholders to achieve common goals.
  • Student-centered – Create an environment in which individual needs of the students are prioritized.
  • Innovation – Foster an environment that supports the creation of new ideas.

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 Last Modified 3/17/21