About Rocky Mountain University

Earn your degree within two years through programs designed for working professionals. Learn more about each program’s curriculum in our program guide.

Mission

The mission of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions is to educate current and future healthcare professionals for outcomes-oriented, evidence-based practice. The University demonstrates mission fulfillment through the quality of its education and success of its students in academic programs that develop leaders skilled in clinical inquiry and prepared to effect healthcare change.

Vision

The vision of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions is to advance the quality, delivery, and efficacy of healthcare.

Core Values

We achieve the best possible outcomes by combining the best available evidence with our expertise and input from our University community.

By challenging thinking, encouraging growth, and exploring possibilities within a supportive learning environment, we empower learners to rise to their highest potential.

We recognize our imperfections and welcome growth stemming from both success and failure. We believe in our unlimited capacities to find solutions. We model gratitude. We seek to understand, to empathize, and to forgive.

Because we value people above all else, we serve each other, our patients and clients, our communities, and the world.

We strive for honesty, respect, and accountability in all we do to continuously earn credibility as an institution and as individuals.

By honoring our differences and similarities, we strengthen institutional and community connections.

We learn and create within and across teams to innovate, foster change, implement strategy, ensure accountability, and celebrate achievement.

Core Themes

Each Core Theme includes a series of objectives, outcomes, indicators, and target levels for which the University measures mission fulfillment across the institution.

Developing Evidence-Based Practitioners

RMUoHP develops evidence-based practitioners by educating current and future healthcare professionals to synthesize evidence-based principles into practice.

Ensuring Education Quality

RMUoHP ensures educational quality through student-centered academic programs, services, and continuous improvement.

Elevating Clinical Inquiry Proficiency

RMUoHP elevates clinical inquiry proficiency through learning experiences that challenge practice standards, expand evidence-based practice, increase clinical research, develop healthcare change agents, and encourage experiential learning.

Nurturing Student Success

RMUoHP nurtures student success by engaging students in professional and personal growth opportunities.

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions is an institution of higher education focused on educating and developing the finest healthcare professionals. This private, proprietary institution is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and programmatic specialty accreditors. The University is governed by a Board of Trustees that is committed to fostering student success and to delivering exceptional experiences for students and employees.

The University is owned by Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Inc., a Utah corporation, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wasatch Educational, Inc., also a Utah corporation. Wasatch Educational, Inc., is governed by a Board of Directors focused on educational investments that concede the governance of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions to its Board of Trustees.

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