Human Development and Family Studies (B.S.)

Department of Human Development & Family Studies

As communities adapt to changing statewide and national demographics, the human development and family studies major will prepare you to work with people from the very young to the very old. In this field, you are trained to help people of all ages cope and conquer obstacles in order to lead a better, more fulfilling life. You will help them learn skills and strategies in:

  • Education
  • Child care
  • Youth development
  • Family interaction
  • Conflict resolution
  • Addiction/abuse treatment
CFLE Approved
Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Family Science / Studies / Relations / Ecology / Services
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Department Chair
Director of Graduate Studies