Vision & Mission

The vision of the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) is to be recognized nationally and globally as a leader in graduate health and rehabilitation sciences, and a provider of excellent health care professionals for the state of Indiana and beyond.

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In fulfilling its vision, the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences seeks to develop and maintain a scholarly and competent faculty who will provide excellence in:

  • The teaching/learning process for programs in fields related to health professions
  • The advancement of knowledge through research, scholarship, and creative activity
  • The development of lifelong commitments to civic engagement locally, nationally, and globally

Each of these core activities is characterized by:

  • Collaboration within and across disciplines, the university, and the community
  • A commitment to diversity
  • The pursuit of best practices