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    We Rise By Lifting Others
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 College of Health and human services

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.

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  • A Passion for Healthcare Leadership
    A first generation college student, Hannah has her sights on a graduate degree in nursing. 
    A Passion for Healthcare Leadership
    A first generation college student, Hannah has her sights on a graduate degree in nursing. 
  • Human development and family studies senior Marissa Brockman will join the Dover Children's Home as a case manager this fall. 
    Human development and family studies senior Marissa Brockman will join the Dover Children's Home as a case manager this fall. 
  • Name:  Sean McGrimleyHometown:  Seneca Falls, NYMajor:  Physical Education & Health PedagogyGraduation Year:  Undergraduate 2010, Graduate 2011 What are you currently doing?I am currently teaching elementary physical education at Little Harbour School in Portsmouth, NH.  Along with teaching...
    Name:  Sean McGrimleyHometown:  Seneca Falls, NYMajor:  Physical Education & Health PedagogyGraduation Year:  Undergraduate 2010, Graduate 2011 What are you currently doing?I am currently teaching elementary physical education at Little Harbour School in Portsmouth, NH.  Along with teaching...
  • Meet an ACE Mentor
    Name: Jade Doherty Hometown: Cape Cod, Massachusetts Major: Communication Sciences and Disorders Graduation Year: 2021 Why be an ACE mentor? What attracted you towards the position? What attracted me to this position is that as an ACE mentor, I would be able to help fellow wildcats in the same...
    Meet an ACE Mentor
    Name: Jade Doherty Hometown: Cape Cod, Massachusetts Major: Communication Sciences and Disorders Graduation Year: 2021 Why be an ACE mentor? What attracted you towards the position? What attracted me to this position is that as an ACE mentor, I would be able to help fellow wildcats in the same...
  • Meet an ACE Mentor
    Name: Jane KayarianHometown: Greenland, NHMajor: Social Work and Women’s StudiesGraduation Year: 2020
    Meet an ACE Mentor
    Name: Jane KayarianHometown: Greenland, NHMajor: Social Work and Women’s StudiesGraduation Year: 2020

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Top 10 Social Work Program
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Top 50 Occupational Therapy Program
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Top 15% Health and Physical Education Program
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1700
Undergraduates
550
graduate students
10
centers & institutes
97% Placement Rate
Undergraduates 6 months of graduation

 

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