About

Take your passion for helping others and go make a difference in your community, school, business, or organization with a degree from the College of Health, Education, and Human Services at Wright State University.

Join a proud history of successful teachers, nurses, health professionals, psychologists, social workers, and others who have become changes makers, helpers, and visionaries.

The undergraduate and graduate programs in the college are organized into four schools:

This organization helps you by creating educational pathways to a rewarding career and enhanced hands-on learning and research opportunities.

The College of Health, Education, and Human Services was launched in the Fall Semester of 2021, responding to the region’s workforce and educational needs by preparing you and other students for in-demand careers in health care, education, and human services.
 

Accreditation

The College of Health, Education, and Human Services at Wright State University is one of 39 out of 51 teacher preparation institutions in the state of Ohio accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Our entire educator preparation program has NCATE accreditation and full approval by the Ohio Department of Higher Education.

School Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) .

Our Athletic Training Education Program (ATEP) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). Sports Science is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). 

These voluntary accreditations assure our current students and our alumni that when reviewed and evaluated by external associations, our programs are considered excellent and are based on the best current available research to guide professional practice.

The college has been proud to be a member of the National Network for Educational Renewal (NNER) since 1993 and has recently assumed the role of administrative host of the NNER. The dean participates on the NNER Governing Council and Executive Committee.


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