Child & Family Studies (B.S.)

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Child & Family Studies

Child and Family Studies provides the tools for understanding and working with children and families in a variety of settings. The program of study focuses primarily on the various stages of human growth and development over the life span, families in society, diverse relationships within families, human sexuality, family resource management, parenting and family law and public policy.

Students in this program are trained to integrate knowledge of child/adolescent development, adult life stages and human relations into service-oriented assistance.

CFLE Approved
Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Child/Human Development and Family Science/Studies
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Department Chair