HDFS

Our undergraduate curricula emphasize practical implications of scholarly knowledge and present students with a multidisciplinary research-based perspective on individual development and family process across the lifespan.

Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies

The Department of Human Development and Family Studies curricula are designed to develop a multidisciplinary perspective on the study of individuals and families across the life span. With an emphasis on the practical implications of scholarly knowledge, HDFS offers a course of study to prepare students for a variety of careers with children, parents, couples, and families.

In order to provide both structure and flexibility to accommodate varied professional interests, students can select from seven professional concentrations toward completion of their Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies. The specific professional concentrations are:

  • Infancy and Preschool
  • Child Life
  • Middle Childhood/Adolescence
  • Adult Programs
  • Gerontology
  • Family Programming and Research
  • Public Policy/Legislation

Click here to access curriculum sheets.

More about HDFS internship and career opportunities

Department of Human Development and Family Studies | 203 Spidle Hall | Auburn, Alabama 36849 | © Copyright Regulations
Phone: (334) 844-4151 | Fax: (334) 844-4515 | E-mail: chshelp@auburn.edu