Dean's Welcome

Welcome to the College of Health and Human Services! We prepare the next generation of workforce in a variety of clinical health professions, multiple areas within the business and government community sectors, and in health, social, and safety services. With being home to over 8,000 student majors studying in over 70 diverse degree and certificate programs offered within 11 distinct departments and schools, the College of Health and Human Services is among the largest academic colleges comprising the University.

Faculty professional backgrounds, disciplinary preparation, expertise, and interests span widely. They were all recruited from among the best graduates of the world’s most prestigious universities and additionally, many have a wealth of professional experience. Each faculty member has an impressive network of local, regional, national and/or international scholars, researchers and practitioners.

Our degree programs provide students with an experiential and transformational education. With over 1,700 community partner affiliation agreements, CHHS faculty and students have a substantial systemic footprint in our community. Our graduates go on to become highly accomplished clinical care specialists, health and wellness specialists, public servants, and leaders in the communities we serve and beyond.

On this site you will learn about our degree programs, our college-wide initiatives, and about our faculty and students and their accomplishments. I invite you to explore this site fully and make plans soon to visit campus!



Monica A.F. Lounsbery, Ph.D,

Dean, College of Health and Human Services