4 Academic Programs Update CFLE-Approved Status

NCFR congratulates the following programs that have renewed or reinstated their status as meeting the criteria for the Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) certification.

New Mexico SU

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Human Development and Family Science at New Mexico State University, prepares students to work in a variety of settings including, but not limited to, childcare, Family Life Education, human services agencies, and therapy. This program recently reinstated its CFLE-approved status.

Mississippi Univ

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Family Science at Mississippi University for Women, will help students understand how research, theory, and practice are related, and how students can apply this information to their work with families. This program recently renewed its CFLE-approved status.

Stephen F. Austin Univ

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Human Development and Family Studies at Stephen F. Austin State University, will prepare students to work with children and families at all stages of life to include adoption agencies, youth programs, child welfare, patient advocacy, and more. This program recently renewed its CFLE-approved status.

Arizona Christian Univ

The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Family Studies at Arizona Christian University, will provide students with an opportunity to explore functional and dysfunctional family systems dynamics and to take courses focused on childhood and adolescence, trauma, familial relationships, and family counseling. This program recently renewed
its CFLE-approved status.

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.