2 Academic Programs Receive CFLE Approval; 5 Renew Their Status

St Jerome's University

NCFR congratulates two degree programs for recently becoming CFLE-approved programs.

The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Sexuality, Marriage, and Family Studies at St. Jerome's University provides students with opportunities to explore the research and theory about human sexuality and relationships from a wide range of disciplines and across the humanities and social sciences.

East Tennessee State University

The Master of Science graduate program in Individual, Family & Community Sciences (formerly Human Services) at East Tennessee State University offers a core curriculum, internship, and capstone experience to provide enhanced competence and advanced qualifications grounded in best practice and directed toward success in the helping professions.

Graduates of these programs can now apply for the CFLE credential through the CFLE-approved program process once they have completed the identified CFLE coursework. 

Additionally, five programs recently renewed their CFLE-approved status — Human Development and Family Science undergraduate programs at the University of Nevada, RenoBridgewater CollegeKansas State University, the Family Life Education undergraduate program at Harding University, and the Child and Family Sciences graduate program at the University of Southern Mississippi. Thank you to these programs for their dedication to Family Life Education.

Thank you to these programs for their dedication to Family Life Education. For a list of CFLE-approved programs, visit NCFR’s Degree Programs Guide. More than 140 degree programs at universities and colleges throughout the United States and Canada have been CFLE-approved by NCFR.

NCFR, which administers the CFLE credential, recognizes regionally accredited schools offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs with course work that includes content covering the 10 Family Life Education content areas required for approval as a provisional CFLE. NCFR approval allows graduates of these programs the opportunity to apply for provisional CFLE certification without taking the CFLE exam.

Interested in getting your program approved? Learn more about CFLE Academic Program Approval.