Human Development and Family Science: Developmental and Family Sciences, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 30 Hours

Required Courses
Theoretical Foundations in Human Development and Family Science
HDFS 5213Lifespan Development3
HDFS 5513Issues in Family Science3
Topics in Human Development and Family Science
Select 6 credit hours in HDFS from the following courses or approved by advisor:6
Policy in Human Development and Family Science
Parent Education
Developmental Disabilities
Aging and Families
Community and Family
Research Methods and Statistics
HDFS 5173Program Design, Implementation, and Evaluation in Human Development and Family Science3
HDFS 5133Research Methods in HDFS II3
Select 6 hours to be selected from the following courses and approved by advisor: 16
Statistics for Experimenters I
Statistical Machine Learning with R
OR
Quantitative Methods in Psychology I 1
Quantitative Methods in Psychology II 1
Hours Subtotal24
Thesis
HDFS 5000Master’s Thesis6
Hours Subtotal6
Total Hours30

Graduate College Master's Program Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2020-2021 Master’s Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.