Human Development and Family Science (B.S.)

Department of Human Development and Family Science

A Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Science will prepare you to work with children, families, adolescents, and adults in a variety of human service and community settings. In addition to studying at the Kingston Campus, HDF undergraduate majors can complete some or all of their degree program at the Feinstein Providence campus, which offers a more urban environment.

Within the major, you will be able to choose among a variety of professional preparation concentrations and certificate options:

  • Counseling and Social Services
  • Child and Family Development
  • Health and Aging Services
  • Certified Family Life Educator
  • Accredited Financial Counselor
CFLE Approved
Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Child/Human Development and Family Science/Studies
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
Department Chair
Director of Graduate Studies