The National University of Health Sciences, NUHS, was founded by John Fitz Allen Howard, D.C., in 1906, when it was known as the National School of Chiropractic. The name was changed to The National College of Chiropractic in 1920. It finally came to be known as National University of Health Sciences in 2000. The NUHS campus is situated in Lombard, Illinois.
NUHS offers a bachelor's degree in biomedical sciences, master's degrees in acupuncture, and oriental medicine, and doctorate degrees in chiropractic medicine, and naturopathic medicine. Several clinical residency programs, certificate courses, and continuing education programs are also available. Courses are offered through the following divisions:
The campus of NUHS has facilities for basketball, and volleyball. Students are also involved in club sports through the Co-Ed Soccer Club, Co-Ed Softball Club, and Golf Club. The student-published yearbook of NUHS is called the "Mirror", while the newspaper is known as the "Synapse". In addition, NUHS is home to organizations like the Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Club, the Student American Chiropractic Association, Lambda Chi Sorority, Delta Delta Pi Professional Fraternity, and Sigma Phi Kappa Fraternity.
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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