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Mission and Vision


The vision of the CSUSB Health Professions Advising Center is to establish itself as a recognized leader in educating, preparing, and increasing the representation of individuals from the Inland Empire region entering healthcare professions. The center aims to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and support needed to effectively respond to, support, and advocate for the current and future health challenges and disparities within our diverse society. 

Mission Statement

The CSUSB Health Professions Advising Center (HPAC) is dedicated to equipping students and alumni with the necessary tools and insights to navigate the multifaceted landscape of careers in medicine and health professions. By fostering an environment of empowerment, HPAC encourages our diverse student and alumni population to harness their academic and personal strengths in pursuit of careers in the health sector. 

Our mission encompasses several key objectives: 

  1. Advising & Guidance: HPAC is committed to advising, guiding, and mentoring students as they make informed decisions regarding their choice of health professions. Through personalized support, we aim to assist students in charting their paths toward successful careers in healthcare.
  2. Community Engagement: We actively encourage students to engage with their communities, participate in clinical service, and pursue research opportunities that contribute to the future well-being of our community. By fostering a culture of service and civic engagement, HPAC aims to nurture socially conscious healthcare professionals.
  3. Networking & Professional Connections: HPAC facilitates connections between students and professionals in the healthcare field, as well as partnering schools, to explore the diverse array of health professions available. By providing networking opportunities and exposure to various career paths, we empower students to make informed decisions about their future endeavors.