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Welcome to the
College of Health and Human Sciences

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 departments of Applied Human Sciences; Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Hospitality Management; Interior Design and Fashion Studies; Kinesiology; Personal Financial Planning; 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 20-22. 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

  • October 15, 2020

    Health and Human Sciences students receive CHIA certification

    Nine students, eight from hospitality management and one from personal financial planning, have received their certification in Hotel Industry Analytics, CHIA, through their Advanced Hotel Operations class, instructed by associate professor Jichul Jang. This certification is the only hotel-related certification that recognizes the skill and knowledge that these professionals have and is offered in partnership […]

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  • October 15, 2020

    Emily Mailey to present Exercise is Medicine-On Campus Lunch and Learn

    Emily Mailey, associate professor of exercise behavioral science and director of the Physical Activity Intervention Research Lab will present the second in a series of EIM-OC Lunch and Learns: “Staying active during the COVID-19 pandemic” today, Oct 15th at 12 p.m. Please join us on Zoom or Facebook live. Meeting ID: 923 8762 2253 […]

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