Learn how to assist diverse children, youth, and families in everyday life contexts.

Undergraduate Major

As an HDFS student, you will prepare yourself for a range of rewarding careers. You will combine coursework with practical, in-the-field experiences.

  • Develop deep knowledge and essential skills to thrive in groups of all kinds
  • Address everyday and grand challenges in whatever path you pursue
  • Enrich your learning through multiple study abroad experiences, practicum and internships, and assisting in faculty research projects
  • Gain an in-depth understanding of how children and youth develop, how families function effectively and manage stress, and how to improve the lives of children and families

Delivery: In-Person

Department: Human Development & Family Studies


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Choose Your Path

Make an Impact


Gain an in-depth understanding of how to improve the lives of children and families. Earn your degree in a supportive environment where you’ll receive the personalized attention that nurtures big dreams… for big impact.

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