Aug 18, 2019  
2019-2020 General Catalog 
  
2019-2020 General Catalog

Human Development and Family Studies - MHDFS


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Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services

Department of Human Development and Family Studies

The MHDFS is a practice-oriented, but nonclinical, master's degree especially suitable for individuals already working or planning to work in the family or social service sectors, education, corrections, or related fields. The MHDFS is a Plan C master's degree. 

Master's Course Requirements


The core substantive courses for the master's degree are HDFS 6031HDFS 6050HDFS 6060, and HDFS 6070. Master's students also complete course requirements under their chosen specialization in Marriage and Family Relationships, Marriage and Family Therapy, Family Finance, Infancy and Childhood, Adolescence and Youth, or Adult Development and Aging. Elective courses and thesis topics are individualized with each student by faculty supervisory committees. For more specific information, see the department's Graduate Student Handbook online at: https://hdfs.usu.edu/programs/graduate/graduate-handbook.

Master's Course Requirements


The core substantive courses for the master's degree are HDFS 6031 , HDFS 6050 , HDFS 6060 , and HDFS 6070 . Master's students also complete course requirements under their chosen specialization in Marriage and Family Relationships, Marriage and Family Therapy, Consumer Sciences, Infancy and Childhood, Adolescence and Youth, or Adult Development and Aging. Elective courses and thesis topics are individualized with each student by faculty supervisory committees. For more specific information, see the department's Graduate Student Handbook online at: http://www.usu.edu/fchd/graduate/mfhd.cfm.

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