Human Development and Family Science (B.S.)

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Human Development & Family Science

Our human development and family science program will give you the professional preparation you need in the working world, along with the knowledge to evaluate and understand children, families, their diverse relationships, and human development in a range of settings.

The human development and family science program focuses on various stages of human growth and development over the lifespan, families in society, diverse relationships within families, human sexuality, family resource management, parenting and family law and public policy. You’ll be trained to integrate your knowledge of child/adolescent development, adult life stages and human relations into a service-oriented career.

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)
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