The Department of Applied Human Sciences promotes the health and optimal development of individuals, families and communities by preparing students to be leaders in their chosen discipline or profession, generating new knowledge through outstanding scholarship, and forming strong links with the community and engaging in professional service. Our goals are to:
1) Provide students with the knowledge and tools they need to promote the health and optimal development of individuals, families and communities by supporting a student-centered learning environment for students.
2) Create a stimulating and engaging intellectual environment for students, faculty and staff that supports research and scholarly activity in the Department.
3) Expand the scope and impact of our community and professional service to enhance the overall quality of our programs.