Mission, Vision and Values of the School



The mission of the School of Health Studies is to prepare future leaders in health sciences through excellence and innovation in teaching, research and service.


The School of Health Studies will be a first choice, nationally recognized school, delivering innovative health science programs, providing optimal learning experiences for students and collaborating with professionals to improve the health and well-being of individuals and populations.


We embrace the following values that are embedded within our culture, guide our work and inform our expectations of faculty, staff and students.

  • Accountability

  • Collaboration

  • Excellence

  • Innovation

  • Integrity

  • Respect

  • Responsibility