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Family Studies

Our Family Studies program leads the way for developing national standards for family life educators. Earning a degree in family studies prepares you for graduate school, employment and your personal life.


Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor of Science in Family Studies

Learn to address the holistic needs of children and their families as a family life educator. Our bachelor’s degree in family studies qualifies you to apply to be a Certified Family Life Educator through the National Council on Family Relations, a national certification recognized in all 50 states. For career options visit:


Bachelor’s Degree Details

Family Studies Minor

A minor in family studies offers knowledge in issues regarding children and families. If you’re majoring in another field with a concentration in children and families, this minor adds depth to your course of study and reinforces an understanding of complex family dynamics.

Minor Information


Revised 04/17/18