College of Natural and Health Sciences
The College of Natural and Health Sciences offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in the natural, health, human and mathematical sciences. Our students benefit from mentoring by faculty who are national and international experts in their fields and from meaningful research opportunities in state-of-the-art facilities.
Our graduates leave us with a first-class education that has prepared them to contribute to society whether they become health-care providers, educators, scientists, dietitians, speech-language pathologists, audiologists, sport administrators, rehabilitation counselors, mathematicians, athletic trainers, recreation program managers, gerontologists or work in other public service-oriented fields. Regardless of their area of expertise, they make a difference in the communities in which they live and work.
In the News
Check out what our students and faculty are up to with NHS News
Volcanologist from UNC interviewed by Discovery Channel
A professor in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences shares his insights regarding the Kilauea volcanic eruption of Hawaii with Discovery Channel.
December 20, 2018
Professor featured on Bear in Mind Podcast
Professor David Lerach shared his knowledge on weather patterns when he was featured on UNC's Bear in Mind Podcast.
October 18, 2018
Academic Scholar Awards
Every March the Academic Scholar Awards recognizes outstanding undergraduate students within the NHS. Students are nominated by faculty for their outstanding scholarship, leadership skills, and their promise for the future in their program.
Student Research Celebration
The Student Research Celebration honors noteworthy research done by students enrolled in NHS. The event features a showcase of faculty-mentored research follow by a banquet. Fundrasiing associated with this event benefites the NHS Student Research Fund.