Rankings & Recognition

 Outstanding College Alumni Award Recipient

Kristen TribeKristen Tribe
B.S. '99
M.A. '01

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Fast Facts

Since 2003, the college's enrollment has grown 58 percent.

In the last five years, enrollment in School of Allied Health & Communicative Disorders' Rehabilitation Services program is up 425 percent.

The School of Family, Nutrition & Consumer Sciences offers the Graduate Certificate in Eating Disorders and Obesity.


College of Health and Human Sciences

NIU's College of Health and Human Sciences offers diverse baccalaureate programs, preparing students for entry into specialized career and professional fields within health and human services. 

College of Health & Human Sciences Earns Academic Prestige


Academic Accomplishments

  • NCSBN LogoNIU Nursing students have a 95 percent pass rate on the National Council of State Boards of Nursing Licensure Examination
  • NIU Nutrition &  Dietetics students have a 90 percent pass rate on the exam for registered dietitians
  • NIU students in the Doctor of Audiology program have a 92 percent pre-graduation employment rate; 100 percent are employed within two months of graduation