College Of Health & Human Sciences

About the College of Health and Human Sciences

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CHHS Mission

The mission of the College of Health and Human Sciences is to provide a dynamic learning community that prepares individuals for professional life by providing quality educational experiences that promote scholarship, engagement and life-long learning in a global environment. This goal will be met with active, scholarly,collaborative faculty. The college will be recognized for graduates who are ethical, adaptive, technically capable and innovative professionals.

Program Accreditation

The College of Health and Human Sciences maintains program specific accreditations, approvals, certifications, endorsements, and memberships as follows:

  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
  • Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions
  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Council on Social Work Education
  • National Accreditation Council for Environmental Health Science and Protection
  • North Carolina Board of Nursing
  • North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission

WCU Institutional Accreditation Statement

Office of the Dean

Keskula Doug CHHS

Douglas Keskula, Ph.D.

Dean

201 Health & Human Sciences Bldg.

828.227.7271


Dave Hudson

David Hudson, Ph.D.

Associate Dean

201 Health & Human Sciences Bldg.

828.227.7271


Judy Dillard

Judy Dillard

Executive Assistant

201 Health & Human Sciences Bldg.

828.227.2143


Gwen Nicholson

Gwen Nicholson

Administrative Support Specialist

201 Health & Human Sciences Bldg.

828.227.2144

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