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Master of Science in Child, Youth & Family Studies

Program Details

The University of Nebraska - Lincoln offers an online Master of Science in Child, Youth & Family Studies. The curriculum prepares students for their career working with children and youth and enhancing family life. Students can choose from a variety of concentrations including:

  • Child Development/Early Childhood Education
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Education
  • Family and Community Services
  • Family Financial Planning
  • Human and Family Services Administration
  • International Family Studies
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Youth Development


  • Must hold a bachelor degree
  • Transcripts
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Professional goals statement
  • Resume or vitae

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission