Brigham Young University-Idaho

Department of Home and Family
CFLE Approved
Last Updated

The Department of Home and Family provides a holistic approach to the study of home and family. The department teaches courses designed to:

  • Strengthen students’ testimonies in the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Teach doctrine, principles, theory, and skills to help maintain and strengthen the home as the most effective institution in society for impacting the well-being of the family unit.
  • Provide a well-balanced education for students from all majors focusing on the importance of home and family. Classes include family relations, marriage, money management, parenting, sewing, child development, cooking, preschool, and courtship and dating.
  • Prepare students for careers in secondary education, graduate school, and professions relating to home and family education, children, and families.
Program Overview
Campus Enrollment
30,000-40,000
Program Options
  • Undergraduate
Areas of Study
  • Development (Child, Human, or Family) - Undergraduate
Department Address

223 Clarke Building
525 S. Center Street - Mailstop 0665
Rexburg, ID 83460-0665
United States

Undergraduate Program
Undergrad Program Options
  • Child Development
  • Marriage & Family Studies
CFLE Information

NCFR recognizes schools offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs with course work that follows the Standards and Criteria required for approval as a Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE). NCFR approval allows the school to offer their graduates the opportunity to apply for Provisional Certification using the Abbreviated Application process. The CFLE Checklist represents the courses that meet the CFLE criteria at that school. Students must complete all the courses on a checklist in order to qualify to apply for the CFLE designation through the Abbreviated Application process.

Program Approved Since
2020
CFLE Contact
Kevin M. Green, Ph.D., CFLE
CFLE Contact Email