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About the College of Human Sciences Texas Tech

As one of the four original colleges at Texas Tech University at its founding, the College of Human Sciences (COHS) has a rich history of investing in students, preparing them to make an impact on the world around them. The College of Human Sciences provides multidisciplinary education, research, and service focused on individuals, families, and their environments to improve and enhance the human condition. When they graduate, our students are making an impact as educators, health care professionals, financial planners, hospitality managers, fashion merchandisers, designers, counselors, and nutritionists. Faculty, staff, and students advance research concerning individual, social, and economic development in a multidisciplinary environment to benefit families and individuals in a diverse global community. Outreach is also provided to individuals, organizations, and communities to help improve the society in which we live.


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Meet the Dean

With experience as both a graduate student and longtime faculty member, Dean Dodd has been a part of the evolution of the College of Human Sciences at Texas Tech for over 30 years.

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COHS Commitment

COVID Response

The College of Human Sciences and Texas Tech have adopted new practices and policies that foster organizational resilience and best position the university to effectively sustain the academic and research missions while protecting public health and safety.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The College of Human Sciences is committed to providing a safe, welcoming, and inclusive community for all. Because there remain barriers to fully equal treatment and opportunities, we must work diligently to promote diversity, provide equal opportunities, and achieve equitable treatment.

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The College of Human Sciences prepares you for a successful career.

Our degree programs offer superior opportunities that help you maximize your potential. You will:

  • Earn a degree with influence. Many of our programs rank among the nation's best in their field. We have a strong reputation among employers and graduate schools, so our degrees will help you take the next step in your education or career.
  • Work with prominent faculty. You will take courses from experts who stand out for their achievements in research, professional practice, and education.
  • Get a hands-on education. Our degree programs emphasize practical experience in workplace settings outside the classroom, enabling you to build confidence, skills, and professional contacts.
  • Learn in state-of-the-art facilities. Our world-class research labs, production facilities, and design studios are equipped with professional-grade tools and capabilities.
  • Serve the community. While earning your degree, you will have many opportunities to help ordinary people—patients, customers, students, and others—in Lubbock and beyond.

Our degree programs empower you to make a difference in the lives of others.

If you want to help people find happiness, health, and fulfillment, the College of Human Sciences has a degree program for you.

Build a successful career with an undergraduate degree or graduate degree from the College of Human Sciences.

Students from our degree programs have outstanding rates of job placement and graduate school admissions.

All of our undergraduate degree programs include a professional internship, summer job placement, or other work experience that often leads directly to a job offer. Employers target College of Human Sciences students and recruit them aggressively.

Our faculty care about your success and go the extra mile to help you start your career. The College of Human Sciences has an active, loyal, and widespread alumni network that is eager to help new graduates find their niche.

Contact the College of Human Sciences

Office of the Dean
Phone: (806) 742-3031

Student Advising
Phone: (806) 742-1180

Recruitment and Visitor's Center
Phone: (806) 742-1941


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Your generosity ensures our continued growth and our ability to improve the human condition locally, nationally, and globally.

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