Mission & Strategy

Taking Health to New Heights


To elevate health and quality of life in our region and beyond by preparing future leaders through transformative education, collaborative research and community engagement.


The vision of the Beaver College of Health Sciences is to be a national leader in interprofessional education and innovative scholarship focused on sustainable health and quality of life.

Our Core Values

The Beaver College of Health Sciences embraces the following core values that guide us in achieving our vision and fulfilling our mission. We are committed to:                               

  • WELLNESS Building and preserving a community culture of health

  • SUSTAINABILITY Promoting sustainable social, economic and environmental policies and practices to optimize health and well-being

  • INTEGRITY Modeling professional and ethical behaviors

  • INNOVATION  Embracing and driving change that elevates excellence and reflects best practice

  • ACCOUNTABILITY  Honoring our commitments through transparency and stewardship

  • RESPECT  Treating others with dignity and civility

  • DIVERSITY Appreciating differences and fostering inclusion

  • EQUITY Striving to eliminate health disparities and promote access to care

  • COMMUNITY Creating, growing and learning together

BCHS Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan Adopted March 23, 2018 (pdf)