Child Development (M.S.)

Department of Human Development, Family Studies, and Counseling

The master’s degree in child development covers child growth and development from infancy through adolescence, including cognitive, social, emotional and physical development. Students explore major theories and empirical research on child development and how it applies to work with children and families.

Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Child/Human Development and Family Science/Studies
Development (child, adolescent, human, gerontology, or family)
Family Life Education
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)