NDSU's Department of Human Development and Family Science offers a Bachelor's Degree in Human Development and Family Science with options in: Child and Adolescent Development, Family Science, Child Development /Elementary Education, Family Science /Social Work and Adult Development and Aging. We also offer the Ph.D. in Developmental Science and in Couple and Family Therapy, as well as a Masters Degree in HDFS with options in Family Financial Planning, Gerontology and Youth Development. We take pride in preparing our graduates for their future careers.
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Whether one is teaching first graders how to read or helping families with financial difficulties, human development professionals have a lasting impact on those they serve.
HDFS News Tidbit
HDFS Professor Christi McGeorge will be honored by the University of Arizona. Dr. McGeorge, an alumna of Arizona, was selected for the Professional Achievement Award from the University of Arizona Council of Alumni and Friends of the John and Doris Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences. She will receive the award in Tucson October 28th. Congratulations, Christi!