Enhancing Health Across the Lifespan
Human Development and Family Studies is an interdisciplinary program focusing on the development of families and individuals.
Optimizing Positive Development
We offer a Master of Science degree with two different tracks: the Prevention Science program and Marriage and Family Therapy program.
Researching and Creating Knowledge
The Ph.D. program offers training in research and its application to issues that affect the quality of life of individuals, families, and communities.
Teaching our Youngest Learners
This major focuses on the development of children from infancy through age 8. Students learn about factors that influence cognitive, emotional, social, and physical development in children.