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 Professor Greg Sanders received the "Friend of Great Plains IDEA Award" last week at the annual meeting of GPIDEA in Kansas City. This is an award given annually to recognize dedicated service to the organization. Congratulations, Dr. Sanders, and thanks for your service!.