Bachelor of Science in Family Life Studies
Utah State University

Program Details

The bachelor’s degree in Family Life Studies from Utah State University is offered exclusively online. Students will be prepared for careers serving individuals and families across the lifespan.

The curriculum of this online human services degree examines how human development, relationships, economics, and consumer issues can affect individuals and families. Topics covered in classes can be applied to students personally to enhance their family relationships and dynamics. A capstone practicum experience allows students to gain experience in an area of interest related to Family Life. 

Graduates can pursue careers in settings such as:

  • Social service agencies
  • Drug treatment centers
  • Foster care
  • Crisis centers
  • Senior citizen centers
  • Parent education programs

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Utah State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent