The College of Education, Health and Public Policy research involves projects that address issues in professional fields relating to education, social work and health-related sciences.
Community Health Initiatives
These programs target behaviors including physical activity, smoking and nutrition through a community-based approach to positive health change.
Social Work and Our Community
These programs take a new approach to social topics such as family, community, culture and financial health.
Each program within the CHBS requires students to gain hands-on experience within their program of study. These experiences provide students the opportunity to apply theory to practice and use those skills to enhance their knowledge base.
- Diverse Clinical Experiences: Students within CHBS are required to complete clinical experiences, such as assisting social service agencies at the city, state or federal level, or training hands-on with patients, clients or athletes
- Undergraduate Research: Students have multiple opportunities to collaborate with faculty on diverse research projects in professional fields relating to social work and health-related sciences.