Development of human-centered, self-reliant and ecologically stable communities to support national goal.
To advance the body of knowledge in Human Ecology to improve operational capabilities and strengthen functional commitment in human nutrition and food, human and family development, community and environmental resource planning, and social development.
The College of Human Ecology (CHE) started as an institute on November 28, 1974. CHE is one of only a few institutions in Asia that offers a degree program in Human Ecology and is the first and only one to offer the degree in the Philippines. It is also the first in Asia to offer a degree program in Food and Nutrition Planning. It became a full-fledged college in 1983 and since then has continued to advocate for a holistic and integrative understanding of human-environment interactions and to conduct activities that focus on the fulfillment of basic human needs, resource planning utilization and management, and delivery of social services at the family and community levels.