Health, Community & Education

  • Calgary Top 40 Under 40 Recipients

    Christy Tomkins-Lane honoured among Calgary's Top 40 Under 40

    Faculty, HPED

  • Bachelor of Education and Nakoda Elementary

    Off-campus commitment creates lasting bond

    Students, B.Ed—Elementary

  • SONM Empowering Nurses Annoucement

    Province announces historic changes to nursing during MRU visit

    Students and faculty, SoNM

  • CSSW Albertans Honoured for Preventing Violence

    MRU's Stepping Up project and Gaye Warthe honoured for preventing violence

    Students, faculty & staff

  • CSSW BCST Art Exhibition

    A voice for every child

    Second-year students, BCST

Health, Community and Education

To meet increasing demand for workers in health care, community development and social services, Mount Royal University’s Faculty of Health, Community and Education offers a variety of innovative programs that prepare you for challenging and rewarding work in a rapidly growing sector.

Join others in making a real impact on the lives of individuals and families. Find a meaningful career that allows you to contribute to society in a lasting way.

To learn more about the Faculty of Health, Community and Education, refer to Together We Can: Faculty of Health, Community and Education strategic plan, which was launched in August 2015.

Make a differenceGet ready for a rewarding career with programs that feature practical work experience and faculty members who are active leaders in their fields and in the local community. 

  • Help society’s youngest members meet their fullest potential in Child Studies which includes a concentration in either child and youth care counsellor or early learning and child care.

  • Gain an extensive understanding of both the theory and practice of teaching with Education.

  • Jump start your career in Health and Physical Education with a focus on athletic therapy, ecotourism and outdoor leadership, physical literacy, or sport and recreation management.

  • Help care for families during pregnancy, childbirth and in the first six weeks of their babies’ lives with Midwifery.

  • Promote the health and wellness of people and communities with Nursing.

  • Make a difference in the lives of those who need the most support with Social Work.

The Mount Royal advantage

You will study in a supportive environment that features:

  • approachable instructors
  • hands-on learning
  • volunteer and applied research opportunities

Bright future

If you want to make a real difference in the lives of others, you can apply online.