In the College of Health and Human Services at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, students and faculty help chart the course for healthcare and social services throughout the region. With excellence in educational programs, research, community service, and clinical practice, the college plays an important role in developing and implementing high quality healthcare and social service practices. As an interdisciplinary college, many opportunities exist for student and faculty collaboration in teaching and research. Within the college’s diverse graduate curricula, faculty and student research also is a key component to successful student-learning outcomes. Additionally, the college incorporates information technology standards in all courses and offers online learning opportunities in many of its graduate programs.
Health Services Research
The master’s programs in the School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791. The Nursing Anesthesia program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs (COA). The Master of Science in Kinesiology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The Master of Health Administration program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). The Master of Public Health in the Department of Public Health Sciences is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). The Master of Social Work program is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). The Doctor in Nursing Practice program is seeking accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).