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Bachelor of Science in Child Development & Family Studies

Program Details

West Virginia University offers an online Bachelor of Science in Child Development and Family Studies. Students will develop skillsets relating to academics, society, and psychology that help young children meet their needs.  The curriculum teaches best practices and leadership skills that equip teachers for effective teaching.


  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official high school and/or college transcripts

Accreditation & Licensing

Higher Learning Commission

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)