Human Development Mission and Goals


The mission of the Division of Human Development is to prepare exemplary teachers, psychology majors and social workers. The programs are driven by a commitment to holistic development, scholarship, multicultural clinical experiences and dedication to a life of service that assists others in achieving their God-given potential.


Specific division objectives include enabling the student to

  • exhibit competency in the content area of each discipline;
  • pursue advanced study;
  • perform professional roles with a high degree of competency.

The Division of Human Development offers courses and experiences to prepare students for entry-level career positions, and/or for graduate study. It also offers support courses for other programs of the college.

Assessment results are available in the Division of Human Development Office and in the Office for Institutional Research.