Jill Thorngren, Dean
Matt Vukovich, Associate Dean for Research
College of Education and Human Sciences
Wagner Hall 249, Box 2275A
The College of Education and Human Sciences enhances human potential and well-being through the integration of:
- exemplary student-centered graduate and undergraduate education that prepares tomorrow’s professionals;
- discovery and scholarship that is nationally and internationally recognized for addressing human and community needs; and
- engagement with individuals, families, schools, and communities that transforms knowledge and discovery into meaningful impacts.
Graduates of the College of Education and Human Sciences transform the lives of people around the world every day. They work in diverse work settings which span the healthcare industry, education, business, government, and non-profit or community agencies.
The professional graduate programs in the College of Education and Human Sciences prepares graduates for certification, licensure, and qualification across some of the fastest growing and most sought out careers in the nation and world. Examples include: professional counselors supporting the development of individuals, families, schools, and communities, school administrators who provide leadership in their schools; dietitians who counsel others to establish a healthy or specialized diet; financial counselors working with families to manage their resources; wellness professionals who works across the lifespan to promote good health practices for people of all ages; a gerontology specialist working with the elderly, or an athletic trainer engaging in injury prevention and career. These are but a few of the rewarding, and in demand, careers that EHS graduates pursue. We have successful marketing professionals, business leaders, healthcare professionals, and educators across the nation who reflect our mission of enhancing human potential.
Department of Consumer Sciences
Department of Counseling & Human Development
Department of Health & Nutritional Sciences
Department of Teaching, Learning, & Leadership