Dean's Welcome

Welcome to our website! It is a guide to the programs we offer and we encourage you to explore the career options provided and to learn more about our college. 

The College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences at Howard University is dedicated to the education of healthcare professionals and the development of future leaders who will impact the delivery of quality healthcare worldwide.  The college offers nationally recognized, accredited programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels to a diverse student population from across the nation and around the world.

  • The Division of Nursing offers the Baccalaureate and Master's degrees in Nursing, and a Post-Master's Certificate in Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner).
  • The Division of Allied Health Sciences offers the Baccalaureate degree in Clinical Laboratory Science, Dietetics, Physician Assistant, Radiation Therapy and Health Sciences and Management; the Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy; The Doctor of Physical Therapy; and the Master's and Doctoral degrees in Nutritional Sciences in conjunction with Howard University's Graduate School.

Our mission, to provide an exemplary educational opportunity to motivated and high achieving students, is supported by a team of talented faculty committed to interdisciplinary teaching, research and service.  The faculty, staff and administration of the college are always available to provide assistance, advice, program information and academic support to current and prospective students.  

We are delighted that you are considering this College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences as the place to pursue your education.  We hope you will join us; and, with our distinguished alumni, continue the college’s contribution to society and to Howard University’s legacy of leadership for America and the global community.


Gina S. Brown, PhD, MSA, RN
Dean, College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences