Mission & Strategy

Taking Health to New Heights


To elevate health and well-being in our region and beyond by preparing future professionals through transformative and inclusive education, collaborative research, and community engagement.


To be a leader in inclusive education and innovative scholarship focused on health equity, resilience, and sustainability.

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 culture of health
  • COMMUNITY – Creating, growing and learning together
  • INCLUSION – Appreciating differences and fostering a supportive environment
  • EQUITY – Striving to eliminate health disparities and promote access to care
  • ADVOCACY – Advancing equitable health care and policies 
  • INTEGRITY – Promoting and modeling professional and ethical values
  • INNOVATION – Embracing, creating and disseminating knowledge and new ideas 

BCHS Current Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan Adopted Feb. 22, 2023 (pdf)

BCHS Strategic Plan Archive

Strategic Plan Adopted March 23, 2018 (pdf)

Strategic Plan Adopted Nov. 5, 2014 (pdf)