Master of Science in Child & Family Studies
Western Kentucky University

Program Details

Designed with the working professional in mind, is this online MS in Child & Family Studies.  You can earn this advanced degree from WKU, while juggling your job and commitments to your own family.  You’ll learn theory and practical applications of human development.  The curriculum will enable you to make a positive impact on the lives of kids and their families.  With a thesis option to complete this 100% online curriculum, classes usually offered are:

  • Grant Writing for Child and Family Programs
  • Research Methods
  • Youth and Family Theory and Research

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Western Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent