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  Nov 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

College of Education & Human Sciences


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Jill Thorngren, Dean
Jane Hegland, Associate Dean
Matt Vukovich, Associate Dean
Wagner Hall 249, Box 2275A
605-688-6181
Email: jill.thorngren@sdstate.edu
www.sdstate.edu/education-human-sciences

The College of Education and Human Sciences (EHS) develops human potential by enhancing individual, family, school, and community well-being. Graduates from the College work in diverse work settings which span business, education, government and non-profit or community agencies. Examples of careers in EHS include an educator who provides leadership and instruction in our schools, a dietitian who counsels others to establish a healthy or specialized diet, an interior designer who designs residential or commercial spaces, a wellness professional who works with adults to promote good health practices for people of all ages, a pilot serving our country or a professional counselor supporting the development of others.

The College of Education and Human Sciences works to advance teaching, learning, and scholarship through:

  • Exemplary student-centered undergraduate and graduate education that prepares tomorrow’s professionals.
  • Basic, applied, and translational scholarship that addresses vital issues of health, development, learning, leadership, sustainability, and quality of life across the lifespan.
  • Engagement with individuals, families, schools, organization and communities which transform knowledge and discovery into practice and provides meaningful impacts.
  • To be a recognized leader in teacher education and the human sciences and innovative in advancing new science, pedagogy and design.

Programs

Department of Consumer Sciences

Master’s Degree

Certificate

Department of Counseling & Human Development

Master’s Degree

Department of Health & Nutritional Sciences

Master’s Degree

Doctoral Degree

Certificate

Department of Teaching, Learning, & Leadership

Master’s Degree

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