Program Information

Child and Family Studies

Restrict Results

Students pursuing programs in other areas of study may choose a minor in child and family studies. The minor program requires the completion of 18 credits. To be admitted to the program students must submit a declaration of minor form to the department.

Required core courses
CFS 201 Family Development (3 credits)
CFS 202 Development of Children and Youth (3 credits)
CFS 363 Introduction to Gerontology (3 credits)
CFS 367 Child and Family in Cross-Cultural Perspectives (3 credits) or
CFS 371 Latino Families and Children in the United States (3 credits)

Plus two non-practicum CFS courses at the 300- or 400-level or above