College of Health and Human Services
Social work student working with client at Amoskeag Health Selma Dietch Center in Manchester NH
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The College of Health and Human Services inspires students to become strong, compassionate leaders who transform and improve the health and human services environment across the state, the region and the world. Led by engaged faculty and practitioners who are renowned in their fields, the College of Health and Human Services offers dynamic academic programs infused with applied learning and innovative research that prepare students for success. 

Programs of Study


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Graduate Occupational Therapy Program Ranked #36 Nationally

U.S. News and World Report

Nursing Master's Program ranked among top 4 in New England

U.S. News and World Report

Nursing DNP Program ranked among top 10 in New England

U.S. News and World Report

Recreation Management and Policy B.S. Program #1 in New England

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97% Student Success Rate
CHHS students employed or enrolled in further education within 6 months of graduation


  • BERT watch
    Emily Conners is conducting research with the UNH Child Study and Development Center in collaboration with the Department of Nursing, Department of Occupational Therapy and the Center for Digital Health Innovation.
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  • Joyce Ngwe
    Get a glimpse of a Day in the Life of Health Management and Policy Student Joyce Ngwe '23.
    Today, we travel to Washington, D.C. as Joyce '23 participates in The Washington Center Program. From an internship with Cushman & Wakefield, to a leadership course, to cooking with roommates, follow along on Joyce's day!
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  • UNH alum Brendan McCann '11
    Brendan McCann '11 is an Exercise Science program alum from Newmarket, New Hampshire.
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  • Taylor Sheehan
    Taylor Sheehan '22 is a Health Management and Policy major from Plainfield, New Hampshire. 
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  • Julia Mulhall
    Julia Mulhall '23 is a Master of Public Health student from Sandown, NH.
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From the CHHS Blog

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