The purpose of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is to provide regional, national, and international leadership in the study and improvement of teaching and learning in diverse educational settings. Our teacher education program focuses on Educators as Facilitators of Learning for Diverse Populations (E-FOLD-P).
The purpose of the Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling (EDLC) is to provide quality instruction, research, service and outreach programs that foster knowledge, appreciation and experience in order to prepare graduates to meet the challenges of their educational goals. Through a comprehensive program of graduate courses and practical experiences, students will be prepared as facilitators and professional decision-makers who can assist all learners in meeting expected learner outcomes.
The Department of Health and Kinesiology educates students to focus on active living and healthy lifestyles, while preparing students for professional careers, to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance various career paths associated with the fields of health and physical education.