College of Health and Human Services

College of Health and Human Services

Dean, Thomas Prohaska


Research Council: Keith Howell 
Centers, Faculty, Grants
Acronym: CHHS Unit Profile Phone: 703-993-9633
Location: Robinson B415, 4400 University Drive, MS 2G7, Fairfax, VA 22030

About

Philosophy

The College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) values a sound general education that enables students to develop analytical and creative thinking and to make well-founded ethical decisions. Graduates will practice in a variety of roles in settings that are complex, multi-cultural, and international. The college encourages diversity in its student body and provides interdisciplinary and innovative professional education that is well grounded in philosophy,science, and technology.

The college embodies a learning community where faculty and students share the responsibility for learning and where education occurs in student and faculty interaction within and beyond the walls of the college. The faculty are actively engaged in research and scholarship, linking the academy and the world through interdisciplinary activities and contributing to the development of knowledge and excellence in professional practice.


Departments

Department of Global and Community Health

Department of Health Administration and Policy

School of Nursing   Department of Nutrition and Food Studies

Department of Rehabilitation Science

Department of Social Work


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