College of Health and Human Sciences

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

The continued spread of COVID-19 across the country requires that we take measures to support our NIU students. Read the latest updates and FAQs.
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Preparing Health and Human Science Professionals for the Future

Are you ready to change lives in profound ways? You’ve come to the right place. The College of Health and Human Sciences provides the background necessary for your career journey.

Programs in our five schools: Allied Health and Communicative Disorders, Family and Consumer Sciences, Health Studies, Interdisciplinary Health Professions and Nursing, as well as Military Science, Ph.D. in Health Sciences and Gerontology, are built on a foundation of teaching, research and service that extends beyond the classroom into the community.

Your success begins here.

Message from the Dean

Read a welcome message from Dean Derryl Block.

Derryl Block


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