Human Development and Family Science (B.S.)

Department of Human Services

Change lives for the better — including your own — with a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Science from the University of Central Missouri. You’ll learn how to effectively connect with, support and guide people at any age to improve their health and happiness. UCM’s degree in Human Development and Family Science teaches you practical skills alongside high-quality academics so that you can launch right away into a fulfilling career.

Your UCM degree will enable you to choose from an incredible array of human development and family science degree jobs. You’ll be prepared to work in childcare, parent education, substance abuse prevention, grant writing, community service and much more.

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Child/Human Development and Family Science/Studies
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