Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Requirements as represented in Degree Navigator are not available for this program.
College of Social Science Department of Human Development and Family Studies Graduate Study Family Studies - Master of Arts
This program emphasizes interpersonal relationships in the family and the interdependence of the family unit with other social systems. Studies include courses in family theory, human sexuality, aging, and family crises.
The major work is interdisciplinary in character. Courses are drawn from the departments of Family and Child Ecology, Psychology, and Sociology and others. The minor may be selected from such fields as sociology, psychology, counseling and guidance, or social work.