Mission, Vision, and Values

  • Vision

    The IUP College of Health and Human Services will offer a premier education that prepares professionals to provide services in a global environment in a competent and compassionate manner. This will be accomplished through diverse undergraduate and graduate programs in existing and emerging fields and through research, service, and interdisciplinary collaboration.


    The College of Health and Human Services serves the public interest by providing a quality education to prepare students for applied professional disciplines. Graduates will affirm high personal and professional standards, provide leadership, and be committed to creating and advancing knowledge in their disciplines.

    Core Values

    • Academic excellence
    • Communication and collaboration
    • Continuous improvement
    • Diversity
    • Global awareness
    • Information literacy
    • Leadership
    • Lifelong learning
    • Responsible citizenship
    • Scholarship
    • Service
    • Student-centered focus