2021-2022 University Catalog

College of Health and Wellness


Welcome to the College of Health and Wellness!

The CHW boasts a wide range of programs, each focused on helping students become exceptional contributors to the health and wellbeing of their communities. Every faculty member, in each the programs, is deeply committed to helping students achieve their professional goals

Explore the programs offered through the CHW, which span several disciplines and include integrative health care practices and more mainstream medical careers.  The faculty and administration of the CHW recognize the importance of integration and cooperation within the healthcare system.  We have created partnerships with the other colleges of NWHSU and external organizations to increase opportunities and enhance the learning of our students.  By learning about, with, and from each other, graduates of the CHW will be well prepared to enter healthcare environments of the future.

The faculty of the CHW embrace critical thinking and the scientific method as foundational to our programs.  We also recognize the liberal arts as a valuable component of health education.  We celebrate human diversity in all its forms and encourage our students to be actively engaged in their communities. 

We’ll see you in class!


Dale Healey

Dale Healey, D.C., Ph.D.
Dean, College of Health and Wellness