Developmental Science at NDSU is an innovative and flexible program with opportunities for both research and teaching with topics in Human Development that span the lifespan in various family, social, and cultural contexts... with research projects locally, regionally, and around the world.
We are a small student focused program and our students do great things. Learn more about their experience and the Developmental Science Ph.D. Program by visiting the pages below.
Early, preferred application due date is February 1st.
Late applications may be considered. Please contact the DS coordinator or the faculty member of interest for more information.
Note: the Developmental Science Ph.D. is not a clinical or counseling program, and we do not prepare students to be counselors, therapists, or clinical psychologists