Welcome to Human Development and Family Science

NDSU's Department of Human Development and Family Science takes pride in preparing our graduates for their future careers.

Choose a career for the future...make a difference! 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.

Undergraduate Degrees

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. Undergraduate information.

Graduate Programs
Graduate Degree- on campus

Ph.D. in Developmental Science

Graduate Degrees and Certificates - Online

Masters Degrees-online With options in Family Financial Planning, Gerontology and Youth Development. Online masters program!

Graduate Certificates-online: Youth Development, Youth Program Management and Evaluation, Gerontology, and Family Financial Planning with options in financial planning, and financial and housing counseling.

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