Definition of Human Sciences
What is Human Sciences?
- As an academic framework the Human Sciences provide
multidisciplinary education, research, and service
focused on individuals, families, communities, and their
health and environments for the purpose of improving and
enhancing the quality of living.
The Human Sciences signify a
commitment to improving social justice and developing
more desirable relations in communities, organizations,
and the wider society for the benefit of all.
Representing the Human
Sciences and a philosophy of improving the quality of
living, membership in Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society is
available to majors in academic programs including (but
not limited to) athletic training, design, education,
exercise science, family and consumer sciences,
financial planning, food science and human nutrition,
gerontology, health sciences, hotel/restaurant
management, human development, interior design and human
environment, kinesiology, leadership, merchandising
management, policy analysis and management, social work,
textiles and apparel, and wellness