The Department of Health Care and Public Administration at LIU Post, primarily a teaching institution, is dedicated to providing and continuously improving educational excellence for its students and the communities of Long Island and the New York Metropolitan area. It fulfills this mission by:
- Providing greater access to higher education. The Department emulates the University in “…extending the franchise of learning to every willing student with the potential for intellectual growth.”
- Creating and sustaining a student centered environment that prepares and enhances the talents and capabilities of students for leadership and effective performance in the public service, health care and nonprofit sectors of our society.
- Fostering knowledge and its application to the common good by teaching the ethical foundations, theories and research of public, health and nonprofit administration with the focus on the evolving practices of the field.
- Engaging in professional and community activities to help address problems for various health care, governmental, nonprofit and private organizations.