The School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing at Lehman College offers undergraduate and graduate education across a range of health and human services professions. Our mission is to educate our students and promote and improve the health and well-being of individuals, families, groups, and communities in a diverse global community, with special emphasis on urban populations.
The school promotes sensitivity and respect for multi-linguistic and multicultural differences. We value critical thinking, problem solving, evidence-based practice and ethical judgment and behavior.
To realize our mission, the School of Health Sciences, Human Services, and Nursing promotes community partnerships in research, education, and service across the health and human services professions. Faculty and students engage in collaborative clinical and research initiatives, advocate for underserved populations, and provide education, programs and services based on best practices and the highest standards of integrity.