Health and Human Development students, faculty, staff, and community work together to improve the quality of life across the lifespan through research, education, and action. Our alumni are in professions that enrich health and well-being, fitness and activity, and living environments for individuals, families, and communities. We’re glad you’re here! Get to know us! Meet Dean Farrell J. Webb.
Welcome to the College of Health and Human Development
Each journey to an academic degree is as unique as each student, as are their destinations once they leave CSUN. Some are headed to overseas to realize childhood dreams of professional sports careers. Others are headed into business, law school, teaching. or even have plans that could change our understanding of the universe. Among the students featured in CSUN Today is Public Health major Marissa Favela. Get to know Marissa and fellow students and learn about how mentoring has helped each of them shape their lives. Read more
HHD is proud of the CSUN students who will be recognized at Honors Convocation on May 11th at 6:00 PM. Three students named Outstanding Graduating Senior are students in College of HHD, and they have been profiled in this feature story in CSUN Today. Meet Khari Campbell-Wright, Bachelor's in Kinesiology; Beverly Ntagu, Child and Adolescent Minor earning her Bachelor’s in Psychology; and Bhernard Tila, a double-major getting his Bachelors' Degrees in Public Health and Asian American Studies. Read more
HHD is proud of Presidential Scholar Nicholas Lopez (Kinesiology) who worked across disciplines with Natasha Carlson (Biology) to research the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria throughout Los Angeles County. They studied bacteria resistant to carbapenem, a last-resort antibiotic that is commonly used to treat multi-drug-resistant bacterial infections in hospital settings. Read more