The online BS in Human Development & Family Studies degree program provides students with coursework and field experience focused on individual and family development across the lifespan. Studies examine how people develop and change, and how family, community, and society affect human development. Graduates are prepared to pursue careers in areas such as:
Early childhood services
Programming for older adults
Support for children and families in healthcare settings
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits is required, including a required 12 transfer credits. Official transcripts of previous college coursework completed, with cumulative 2.0 GPA or above. High school graduation or equivalent.
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