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The College of Human Ecology (CHE), founded in 1991, consists of five departments; Department of Food and Nutrition, Department of Child Welfare, Department of Fashion Design Information, and Department of Housing and Interior Design. We have 22 outstanding faculty members and more than 600 students.
CHE aims to produce competent experts in the field of human ecology by approaching problems occurring in our basic life of eating, clothing, housing, and consuming as well as children and family welfare and finding out solutions from an ecological perspective. Our graduates have been contributing their expertise successfully to various companies as well as educational institutions.
Every department of CHE offers a graduate program in which a student can pursue a master degree as well as a doctor’s degree. In addition, majors in home economics education, preschool education and nutrition education are offered from the Graduate school of Education. As for attached organizations of CHE, there are a Educare Teacher Training Center and Attached preschool.
Human Ecology Research Institute, which is another important attached organization of CHE, supports a variety of research projects and public welfare projects for the local community. Also Cheongju Healthy Family Support Center run by Human Ecology Research Institute teaches and counsels local citizens to help them build a healthy and happy family.
CHE is adjacent not only to Seoul but also to Ochang Scientific Industrial Complex, Osong Advanced-Medical Complex and Sejong administration complex. Using this geographic advantage, CHE is promoting various educational opportunities with neighboring industries and government officials. CHE tries to provide an environment that fulfills the industrial needs and educational trends
CHE provides those who plan to pursue their careers as scientists and experts in the field of Human Ecology an excellent opportunity to learn about the field in depth.