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College of Health and Human Sciences

K-State will hold in person classes beginning August 17, a week earlier than originally planned. Please read the announcement from the university for more information.

In a world focused on things, we focus first on PEOPLE.

Formerly the College of Human Ecology, the college offers majors and programs with internationally recognized faculty through the School of Family Studies and Human Services and departments of Hospitality Management; Interior Design and Fashion Studies; Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Kinesiology; and Gerontology, our secondary major located in the K-State Center on Aging.

All of our majors and programs execute the mission of the college to promote the well-being of individuals, families, and communities through research, education and outreach.

If you are a prospective student or a parent of a prospective student, we invite you to visit us on campus and learn more about what our college is able to provide you.

Fall 2020 commencement ceremonies have been rescheduled for November 23 and 24. Graduates from the spring semester are invited to participate. More information can be found in the announcement from the university.


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65% employed at graduation + 31% continuing education
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463 students with a declared pre-health focus
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693 first generation students enrolled in the college
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$766,000+ in scholarships awarded to our students
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109 students traveled to 20 countries for education abroad experiences
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716 undergraduate students participated in internship experiences

College News

  • July 7, 2020

    Nikki Tucker named secretary of Society for Physician Assistants in Pediatrics

    Candice “Nikki” Tucker, clinical director for the physician assistant program, has been named secretary of the Society for Physician Assistants in Pediatrics.  The Society for Physician Assistants in Pediatrics (SPAP) is a non-profit specialty organization of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). The Society consists of PAs, PA residents and students, as well as […]

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  • July 6, 2020

    Ferraro receives Emerging Mentor/Teacher Award from National Council on Family Relations

    Anthony Ferraro, assistant professor in human development and family science, has been awarded the 2020 Emerging Mentor/Teacher Award from the National Council on Family Relations. Ferraro was selected by a committee of distinguished family science professionals who say Ferraro demonstrated an excellence in teaching and mentorship practices. Human development and family science associate professor Mindy […]

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