Welcome to the College of Health and Human Services

 Our growing and dynamic College offers a wide range of graduate and undergraduate degree and certificate programs to prepare graduates to pursue advanced degrees, and for a variety of practice, research and administrative roles in the health and human services fields. Our high quality, innovative educational programs include opportunities to study abroad and for distance education. Academic units include the Department of Kinesiology, Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Social Work, and the School of Nursing.



Dr. Bill Saunders and Dr. Elizabeth Racine Help Cabarrus County Community Leaders Tackle Childhood Obesity
November 18, 2014
UNC Charlotte Public Health researchers Dr. Bill Saunders and Dr. Elizabeth Racine have partnered up with Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast and Cabarrus County community stakeholders to develop a childhood obesity action plan. Recent numbers suggest that 23% of children in the U.S. are obese and...

UNC Charlotte Interdisciplinary Research Team MAPPR, Receives Prestigious Nomination -Voter Link Inside-
November 14, 2014
A publication produced by several UNC Charlotte researchers has been selected for inclusion in a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) poll of 2014 research that highlights the identification and elimination of disparities in health care. The article, titled Por Nuestros Ojos:...

CHHS Celebrates Veterans
November 13, 2014
On November 11, the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) celebrated the dedication, integrity, and selflessness of Veterans. CHHS is committed to creating new structures and programs touching on research and outreach with an emphasis on Veterans and their families. Concerned with the well-...