Human Sciences programs promote living well through a focus on human health and well-being. Our innovative academic programs ignite creativity to discover sustainable solutions for improving quality of life around the world. Beyond technical preparation, our graduates possess a broad worldview, a diverse understanding of the world in which they live and work, and a commitment to building a better world — one life at a time. Come see how Human Sciences can help you make an impact on the world around you.

Let's change the world together.



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Apparel Design
#17 in U.S.
#4 among public institutions
Apparel Merchandising
#18 in U.S.
#1 in the South

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of CHS students
study abroad before graduation

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Students Represent

36 states & 13 countries
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Ranked #5 by College Factual for 2020 Best HDFS Programs in the Southeast
100% of HDFS students graduate with professional experience in their chosen career field

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Hospitality Management
ACPHA Accredited (Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration), a distinction held by only 74 programs worldwide
New Culinary Science undergraduate option added Fall 2019
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Interior Design
#7 in the U.S. by Design Intelligence
3 Faculty listed among 2019 Design Intelligence 25 Most Admired Faculty in the U.S.
CIDA Accredited (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)







Ada Ruth Huntly
CHS Spotlight:
Ada Ruth Huntly
Ada Ruth Huntly is a Global Studies alumna and graduate of the Culinary Institute of America who now works at World Central Kitchen. This is her story:

My time at Auburn and in the Global Studies program was nothing short of incredible. Auburn not only gave me incredible opportunities and life-long friendships, but it gave me an incredible education that has opened the door to many opportunities and my current job.




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