Health, Education and Professional Studies

Students in the College of Health Education and Professional Studies join with faculty as they build new knowledge and engage fully with a dynamic city and a widening world so they can become the healthcare providers, educators, physical therapists, occupational therapists, interior designers and social workers who make a difference in the world in which we live.

Terry Frederiksen

Terry Frederiksen came on board as the Director of Development for the College of Health, Education and Professional Studies at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in December 2015. 

Terry brings more than 25 years of experience in the fields of alumni affairs and development, having worked in both the non-profit and for-profit sectors in higher education.

Terry earned his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Aurora University and added his Master’s in Higher Education Leadership from Valdosta State University.


Make a Gift 

Visit the College of Health, Education and Professional Studies (CHEPS) web site for more information about the College.

There are many ways you can be involved in each Department in CHEPS which include:

Health and Human Performance

Interior Design

Occupational Therapy

School of Education

Physical Therapy

School of Nursing

Social Work