Welcome to the College of Health, Community and Professional Studies (CHCPS)! As our name implies, CHCPS offers opportunities to pursue learning and educational advancement in a number of health related professional programs, all within a larger context that supports creative, experiential learning and community engagement. By bringing together within one College the School of Nursing, and the departments of Dental Hygiene, Human Services, Psychology, and Social Work, CHCPS is able to offer an exceptional array of undergraduate and graduate programs tailored to individuals interested in careers within these fields.
As you explore your particular interests and next steps, we invite you to refer to the CHCPS Graduate Programs and CHCPS Undergraduate Programs lists. It overviews all of the current programs and degrees offered by the College, and outlines the general features of each. From there, you can link directly to specific program pages and learn more about degree requirements, application procedures, and the many accomplishments of our outstanding resident and community faculty. You’ll discover how across disciplines, CHCPS is advancing and nurturing a vision of education and student success through unwavering commitments to academic excellence, research and scholarship, curricular innovation, advising, inclusivity, and community engagement. Like the University to which it belongs, CHCPS has traditionally excelled at serving working adults and individuals from underserved populations. The College is further strengthened by hundreds of community partnerships that play a vital role in preparing our students to excel in their chosen careers through internships and practicum experiences.
We hope you will join us and experience for yourself what makes CHCPS the ideal choice.