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.




Social Work Professor Annelise Mennicke Wins National Leadership Award
August 31, 2015

Social Work professor Annelise Mennicke has earned a leadership and service award from a respected national organization in the field. Dr. Mennicke is the recipient of the 2015 student award for leadership and service from the Group of the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work (GADE)....


UNC Charlotte Hosts One of Nation's Largest Health Studies
August 27, 2015

The early numbers are back on the in-depth national health study that set up an outpost on UNC Charlotte’s campus over the summer. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is one of the largest and longest running surveys of America’s health and nutritional status. In...

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VIDEO: Concussions in Sports- The State of Play
August 25, 2015

Better diagnostic tools and increased attention to concussions at the NFL level have dramatically altered public perception of the injury. UNC Charlotte Athletic Training Clinical Coordinator Bret Wood explains why one of the most dangerous injuries athletes face can also be one of...