Child & Family Studies (B.S.) :
Family Studies Concentration
The Family Studies option prepares students to work with individuals and families in social service. Students study lifespan human development, family systems, family and interpersonal relations, and non-profit management. They learn how the influences of school, peers, gender, and poverty influence individual development and family functioning. Students complete a senior level practicum working in a wide variety of agencies.
Family resource centers, community agencies, and profit or non-profit organizations that provide services for children, youth, adults and famililes.
For further information on this program option, contact:
Academic Advisor: Dr. Mary Sciaraffa