Division of Education, Health, & Social Work

Welcome from the Chair

Dear Firebird,

Welcome to the heart of transformation and innovation – the Division of Education, Health, and Social Work at our esteemed institution. Here, you are not just joining a division, but a vibrant community dedicated to making a profound impact on both local and global scales.

Our Division boasts an array of programs that are not only accredited and recognized but also meticulously crafted to mold practitioners ready to meet the diverse needs of our society. Each program is a gateway to knowledge, skills, and experiences that will empower you to excel in your chosen field.

At the core of our mission are four fundamental principles that our faculty upholds: Dedication, Engagement, Honesty, and Success. These aren’t just words to us; they are commitments that shape our interactions with you, the students, and extend to our wider community. Our goal is to not only impart knowledge but to instill these values in you, fostering a generation of critical thinkers, adept problem-solvers, and transformative agents of change.

Dive into our dynamic programs in Education, Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling, Social Work, and Speech-Language Pathology. Each is a journey into excellence, designed to challenge and inspire. Should you need more insight or support on your educational path, do not hesitate to reach out to us.

Your journey of impact starts here, and we are thrilled to be part of it!

Wishing you continued courage and self-discovery,

Dr. Nathalie Mizelle
Chair, Division of Education, Health, and Social Work

Nathalie Mizelle


Undergraduate Education

Early Childhood Education

Elementary Education

Special Education

Social Work

Graduate Education

Master of Arts in Teaching

  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary English
  • Secondary Mathematics
  • Secondary Science
  • Secondary Social Studies

MA Adult Education

MA Early Childhood

MS Speech-Language Pathology

MA Rehabilitation Counseling

MS Counseling

Graduate Cert Adult Education


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