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Welcome to the College of Health and Human Sciences

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

Formally 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; Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; 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.

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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

  • June 17, 2019

    Gayla Randel to receive National Honorary Membership from Phi Upsilon Omicron

    Gayla Randel, instructor in family and consumer sciences, has been selected for a National Honorary Membership from Phi Upsilon Omicron, the National Honor Society in Family and Consumer Sciences. National Phi Upsilon Omicron honorary membership is bestowed upon a person who has made outstanding contributions to the Family and Consumer Sciences profession on the national […]

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  • June 13, 2019

    Barstow and Buckwalter named Fellows by American Physiological Society

    Tom Barstow, professor of kinesiology, and John Buckwalter, College of Health and Human Sciences dean, have been named Fellows by the American Physiological Society, or APS. The rank of Fellow within the APS is an elite member status reserved to honor distinguished leaders who have demonstrated excellence in science, have made significant contributions to the […]

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