About the College of Health and Human Development

Committed to improving the quality of your life is what the College of Health and Human Development (HHD) is all about.

Our faculty represent some of the most respected leaders in their disciplines. The college enjoys enrollment of some of the most intelligent, motivated, and passionate students. Our research and outreach efforts touch people everywhere.

Our work is relevant to people everywhere, which is why we lead the way in offering high-quality education to our students and in producing research that will positively affect the ways we live today and in the future.

The college includes eight different academic units:

The College of Health and Human Development also maintains a special relationship with the Penn State School of Nursing.