College of Education and Professional Studies

 

▼   Vision Statement
The vision of the College of Education and Professional Studies is to prepare exemplary professionals committed to life-long learning who are leaders in contributing to the betterment of our diverse and dynamic world.
▼   Mission Statement
The mission of the College of Education and Professional studies is to transform our community and expand our outreach through a commitment to excellence in education and human services, advancement of innovative research, and supporting the dedicated service of our faculty, staff, students, and alumni.
▼   Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement

The College of Education and Professional Studies is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment where every student's unique identity is valued and respected, and in which students feel safe to explore their intellectual, interpersonal and professional development in order to serve competently in a multicultural world.

The risk of engaging in bias is always present and requires constant vigilance. Faculty, staff and administrators of the College of Education and Professional Studies are dedicated to making an active, conscious, and intentional effort to provide educational experiences, conduct research, and provide community service in a manner which furthers our collective capacity for civil discourse, which actively combats racism, sexism and other forms of bigotry, and which reflects an appreciation for diverse values and cultures of all people.

 

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College of Education and Professional Studies Students Selected in MLB Draft
College of Education and Professional Studies Students Selected in MLB Draft
Wednesday - July 21, 2021
University of South Alabama College of Education and Professional Studies students Ethan Wilson, Michael Sandle and Tyler Samaniego were selected in the 2021 Major League Baseball Draft.
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Thompson Serves as an Inspiration Across the World
Thompson Serves as an Inspiration Across the World
Wednesday - July 21, 2021
From a busboy at the Biloxi Hilton to department chair for Hospitality and Tourism Management at the University of South Alabama, Dr. Robert Thompson has quite the vitae.
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A Passion for Purpose
A Passion for Purpose
Friday - June 25, 2021
When he was a teenager, Lorenzo Ferguson lost his grandfather to hypertension and an uncle to Type II diabetes. He says he didn't realize it at the time, but that's when the seed for his business was planted. "I told myself I never wanted to see anyone else die from those diseases," Ferguson said.
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