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.



Montoro-Rodriguez Leads Pilot Study Geared Towards Helping Custodial Grandmothers
December 12, 2014
Dr. Julian Montoro-Rodriguez, Director of the Gerontology Program at CHHS, is leading a pilot study for an interventional program focused on custodial grandmothers.  The goal is to provide resources and guidance for grandmothers who serve as the primary caregiver for a grandchild.  The...

Dr. Joshua Noone and Dr. Chris Blanchette Lauded For Presentation on Cachexia at ISPOR’s European Congress
December 11, 2014
At the 17th annual European Congress of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Dr. Joshua Noone, Research Assistant Professor, and Dr. Chris Blanchette, Associate Dean of Research, presented a study on the national healthcare costs as they relate to Cachexia....

Dr. Michael Turner to Direct Healthy Aging Research Academy (HARA)
December 3, 2014
The College of Health and Human Services is proud to announce that Dr. Michael Turner, Associate Professor of Kinesiology, will be taking on the role as Director of the Healthy Aging Research Academy (HARA). Dr. Turner is not only a natural fit for this position because his research focuses on the...