Vision and Mission

The Vision for the College:  A diverse community of learners leading the way to a healthy world.

College Mission Statement:  Preparing today's learners to be tomorrow's health care leaders
The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences provides an intellectually stimulating learning environment with collaborative learning among students, faculty, and staff.  Graduates are liberally educated professionals who are dedicated to serving their clients, patients, profession, and community.  The College emphasizes excellence and leadership in education, service, and scholarship.

Core Values:  Collaboration, Collegiality, Entrepreneurial Leadership, Innovation, Professionalism, Student/Learner-Centered

University Mission Statement
Drake's mission is to provide an exceptional learning environment that prepares students for meaningful personal lives, professional accomplishments, and responsible global citizenship. The Drake experience is distinguished by collaborative learning among students, faculty, and staff and by the integration of the liberal arts and sciences with professional preparation.

University Vision Statement
Drake University will enhance its position as a premier comprehensive university in the Midwest and as a national leader in higher education for learning, faculty roles, and public service. 

May 15, 2017
Graduates of three Historically Black Colleges and Universities will be guaranteed scholarships upon admission to Drake's law and pharmacy programs as part of an ongoing effort to increase diversity among Drake’s student body.