Bachelor of Science in Family Studies
Southeast Missouri State University

Program Details

A Bachelor of Science degree in Family Studies is available to the working adult student through Southeast Missouri State University online.  This program is customizable, and students may tailor studies to meet career and academic goals.  Studies may cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Relationships
  • Child development
  • Nutrition and safety

Courses are available 100% online and led by the same expert faculty who teach on-campus.  Through this program students gain a foundational understanding of social issues, policy effect on families, and theory, research, and practice used in the field today.  Graduates with this degree may pursue entry-level positions in advocacy, geriatrics, casework, victim assistance, and more.  Take advantage of an accredited Certified Family Life Educator Program with Southeast Missouri State University online.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southeast Missouri State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score