Students in front of Justin Hall

About Health and Human Sciences

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

The mission of the College of Health and Human Sciences is to promote the well-being of individuals, families and communities through research, education and outreach.

The College of Health and Human Sciences inspires and prepares passionate and caring individuals for a meaningful life and a career that promotes human well-being in the areas of business, design, teacher education, human behavior, and health sciences. Home to 17 undergraduate and 19 graduate degree programs housed in the departments of Applied Human Sciences; Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Hospitality Management; Interior Design and Fashion Studies; Kinesiology; Personal Financial Planning; and the K-State Center on Aging, we provide students with the education and skills needed to make an impact in the lives of individuals, families and communities.

Nadiyah Gamble ‘ 23

The College of Health and Human Sciences has amazing instructors who genuinely care about your success and are able to highlight the strengths they see in you even when you’re unable to see them.


Mari Erb
Mari Erb

B.S. Personal Financial Planning

Director of Retirement Services & Operations

RPS Retirement Plan Advisors
Austin, Texas
Todd Crane
Todd Crane

B.S. Kinesiology

Emergency Physician

Sound Physicians
Manhattan, Kansas