Family and Human Development (M.S.)

T. Denny Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics

The MS program in family and human development provides practitioner-oriented professionals with an understanding of relationships and developmental dynamics.

Students learn how to effectively evaluate and consume research, translate research into best practices, and apply these principles at work. They gain knowledge and skills necessary for promoting healthy development of individuals and families as they study the factors that promote successful relationships and positive outcomes for individuals, families and communities across the lifespan.

The online format provides easy access to rigorous and valuable information that informs best practices in improving the lives of families and family members. The program also includes a customizable culminating experience that allows students to focus their training in their areas of interest and work.

Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Child/Human Development and Family Science/Studies
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)