B.A. OR B.S. IN HUMAN DEVELOPMENT AND FAMILY SCIENCE (interdisciplinary)

Are you interested in working with families and children? Are you interested in being a part of influencing professional policy and reform? Do you have an interest in being a community organizer? Do you want to develop your own educational center? Then a B.A. or B.S. in Human Development and Family Science is the program for you. This program focuses on working with families and children as community organizers, center administrators, service professionals and more. If you want to be the person that gives families and children their voices in the community to fulfill their dreams and goals, then this is the program for you.

WHY CHOOSE THIS DEGREE?

A B.A. or B.S. in Human Development and Family Science allows you to:

  • Embark on a fulfilling career that serves families and the next generation gain skills they need to  understand their community and world.
  • Inspire and influence policy and reform.
  • Connect with children and families and change their lives for the better through the education system and community agencies.

WHY EARN IT AT GREENSBORO?

At Greensboro College, earning a B.A. or B.S. in Human Development and Family Science means you will have the unique opportunities to:

  • Train and prepare for your career in different community and school settings.
  • Learn from an exceptional faculty who lead by example and showcase patient and caring teaching.
  • Have one-on-one time with professors and advisors to ensure you stay on track with your career goals.
  • Engage in extensive internships connected to your career goals.

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER GRADUATION?

With your B.A. or B.S. in Human Development and Family Science you can begin your career in community services, administrative agencies or family programs. You will also be prepared to further your learning and pursue a graduate degree, if you so choose.

We’re here to help

Rebecca Blomgren
Dean, School of Social Sciences & Education; chair, Department of Education; director, Teacher Education program.
336-272-7102, ext. 5262
blomgrenr@greensboro.edu

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