Master of Science in Child Development
Texas Woman’s University

Program Details

Earn an online Master of Science degree in Child Development through Texas Woman’s University.  This program is designed to be flexible in scheduling for the working adult student.  100% distance studies may cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Theories of Child Development
  • Child Guidance
  • Statistics for Family Sciences

Students have the choice of taking on a Thesis or Professional option.  Graduates with this degree may advance or find pursuable pathways in community outreach, child care administration, parents education, and other advocacy and intervention areas.  Faculty bring expertise in child development to the virtual classroom, helping students develop skills in critical thinking, research, assessment, written communication, and more.


  • A bachelor's degree 
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Curriculum Vita/Resume 
  • A letter of recommendation 
  • Letter of Intent/Essay

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges