Academics

Career and Professional Success presentation

The College of Health and Human Services is a supportive learning community of acclaimed teachers, researchers and clinicians, and students. Our academic departments include communication sciences and disorders, family studies, health management and policy, kinesiology, nursing, occupational therapy, recreation management and policy, and social work.

The hallmark of all our programs includes close faculty-student relationships, an emphasis on applied research, and curricula that blend professional and liberal arts education with internship and field experiences for undergraduates and graduate students.

CHHS students in class
Programs of Study
Programs of Study

Exceptional academic programs infused with real-world learning and experiences.

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Honors students
Honors Program
Honors Program

An enhanced academic experience for intellectually motivated students.

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Nursing student Marin in Nepal
Study Abroad
Study Abroad

The opportunities to study away from the UNH campus are almost endless.

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Exercise science student conducting a test
Undergraduate Research
Undergraduate Research

Find opportunities for working with faculty on various research projects.

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  • Climbing her way to success in the outdoor industry
    Isabelle Zytka '23 is a Recreation Management and Policy major from West Hartford, Connecticut. 
    Climbing her way to success in the outdoor industry
    Isabelle Zytka '23 is a Recreation Management and Policy major from West Hartford, Connecticut. 
  • On the path to outdoor leadership
    Zach Brogan '24 is a Recreation Management and Policy major from Glen, New Hampshire.
    On the path to outdoor leadership
    Zach Brogan '24 is a Recreation Management and Policy major from Glen, New Hampshire.
  • Committed to improving health care access
    Kyle Rasku '21 is a graduate student in health data science from Sutton, New Hampshire. 
    Committed to improving health care access
    Kyle Rasku '21 is a graduate student in health data science from Sutton, New Hampshire. 
  • Jaclyn Cohan '22 is a nursing  major from Westford, Massachusetts. Please describe your job with ConveinentMD. I perfome COVID-19 testing and registration. Why did you apply for the job? My on-campus job ended because of COVID-19 and I knew the job with ConvenientMD would be good practice in a...
    Jaclyn Cohan '22 is a nursing  major from Westford, Massachusetts. Please describe your job with ConveinentMD. I perfome COVID-19 testing and registration. Why did you apply for the job? My on-campus job ended because of COVID-19 and I knew the job with ConvenientMD would be good practice in a...
  • Keeping the UNH Community Safe
    Emily Peltier '23 is a nursing major from Thornton, New Hampshire. She is working for ConvenientMD in UNH's COVID-19 testing program. 
    Keeping the UNH Community Safe
    Emily Peltier '23 is a nursing major from Thornton, New Hampshire. She is working for ConvenientMD in UNH's COVID-19 testing program.