Human Development and Family Studies (B.S.)

Department of Human Development and Family Studies

The Human Development and Family Studies degree is available online. This degree gives students the opportunity for knowledge and skills that prepare them for careers serving individuals and families across the lifespan.

Courses are designed to help students deal with current issues confronting families and children in the nation and the world. Students are required to complete a senior capstone experience. There are multiple options for students to complete the capstone. Options include career preparation by working with agencies that provide hands-on experience, seeking out community teaching opportunities, or completing a research project.

Our students are employed across the state and nation when they graduate with a bachelor’s degree. Students are also well prepared for graduate school.

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Family Life Education
Family Science / Studies / Relations / Ecology / Services
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