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College of Education & Health Professions

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Shaping Exceptional Professionals

The College of Education and Health Professions at UHV empowers individuals to make a positive impact on the lives of others through various academic programs.  We offer a dynamic learning environment that equips you with the knowledge, skills, and real-world experience you need to succeed in your chosen field.  Explore our four departments and discover your path to becoming a changemaker in the world of education.

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Health and Human Performance

Empowering Wellness for All

This department offers a comprehensive range of programs designed to promote health, well-being, and human potential. Focus areas include:

  • Counseling
  • Health Studies
  • Kinesiology

Teacher Preparation, Curriculum and Instruction

Cultivating Well-Rounded Educators

Our teacher preparation programs provide the foundation for becoming a successful elementary or secondary school educator. We offer bachelor's and master's degrees in:

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Initial Teacher Certification Preparation
  • Alternative Teacher Certification Preparation


Educational Leadership, Adult and Higher Education, and Special Education

Inspiring Future Leaders in their Fields

This department equips aspiring leaders with the skills and knowledge to shape the future of education with focus areas in:

  • Educational Leadership
  • Adult and Higher Education
  • Special Education


Fostering the Nursing Profession through Education

This program is committed to enhancing the lives of those interested in the field of nursing.

  • RN to BSN
  • Concurrent Nursing Program

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