Bachelor of Science in Family Studies
Mid-Atlantic Christian University

Program Details

Mid-Atlantic Christian University offers the online Bachelor of Science in Family Studies for students of faith.  This is a flexible degree offered through the School of Undergraduate Studies and provides a useful opportunity for students to earn advanced educations and includes a minor in Biblical Studies.  

This program provides a perspective of preventive approaches when handling a family structure.  The curriculum teaches the skills and knowledge necessary to best contribute to a healthy family system, including strong communication skills, knowledge of human development, decision-making skills, positive self-esteem, and healthy interpersonal relationships. You will learn to consider societal issues including economics, education, work-family issues, parenting, sexuality, genders, and more when analyzing a family system.  This will help graduates find more precise solutions to prevent or minimize underlying issues, allowing them to contribute a solid foundation and exceptional understanding of the delicate blend of family functions along with Christian values.

Requirements

  • Official transcripts
  • Reference form
  • Essay
  • Applicants who are 20 years old or younger with fewer than 24 transferable college credits must submit scores for the SAT or ACT if their high school CGPA is below 2.50

School Accreditation Statement

Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges