College of Applied Studies Overview

The College of Applied Studies acts on our shared values of Collaboration, Leadership, Inclusivity, Innovation, and Learning by listening to and acting on diverse perspectives and viewpoints. We further enact these ideals through relevant, intensive and fully integrated applied learning experiences for all of our students where they become leaders in a variety of career fields.

Shared Values


We will encourage collaboration to create opportunities for everyone to contribute to our shared success.


We will prepare leaders empowered with the ability to create a lasting impact on the world they are committed to serving.


We will intentionally create a community where everyone feels a sense of belonging and nurtures the potential within themselves and in others.


We will empower people to think beyond the status quo and embrace growth mindsets that push our world forward.


We will demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning and the relentless pursuit of knowledge that amplifies every individual’s potential.