Welcome to the School of Education, Health, and Human Services at SUNY Brockport! I am glad you have made your way to our website and encourage you to continue to explore our broad undergraduate and graduate programs, growing professional development opportunities, and exciting initiatives. I hope you will also feel free to reach out and connect with our exceptional faculty and dedicated staff who are always pleased to meet with you, myself included.

The School of Education, Health, and Human Services (EHHS) prepares intellectually curious students dedicated to their professional futures. The School has a strong emphasis on student success through the preparation of students for further study, professional careers, advancement, and community involvement. We are a school of professions and we seek to nurture innovative, interdisciplinary approaches to real world issues. Our vision is to help our students engage with and transform our communities and our world through innovative professional practice.

If you choose to join us in one of our outstanding undergraduate or graduate professional programs you will find that you will have many rich opportunities to participate in self-directed inquiry, problem solving, innovative research, clinical and professional practice, and reflection in applied real world settings. You will have many opportunities to practice your craft in a variety of field-based experiences and assignments throughout your time with us.

It is my view that through your interaction with the School of Education, Health, and Human Services you will find an expansive range of undergraduate and graduate academic programs that will help you make a significant difference in our community. Whether you are studying Education, Educational Administration, Counselor Education, Nursing, Public Health, Healthcare Studies, Social Work, Kinesiology, Sport Studies, Physical Education, or Recreation and Leisure Studies our graduates are prepared to do just that: Make a difference. The inspiration you receive from our skilled faculty will combine with your passion for your discipline to contribute immensely to our world, just as it has done by Brockport graduates in the past.

All of the faculty and staff here in the School of Education, Health and Human Services invite you to reach your goals and build your future with us here at Brockport. Welcome!

Portrait of Thomas Hernandez

Thomas J. Hernandez, EdD, LMHC
School of Education, Health, & Human Services