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Child Development & Family Science
Michaelsen 100
(509) 963-2766

Welcome to Child Development and Family Science

A rapidly changing society has presented new and difficult challenges to family life.  The programs in Child Development and Family Science prepare individuals with the knowledge, skills, and perspective they will need to work effectively with families and children to meet these challenges. 

We offer undergraduate and graduate programs to prepare students to work with families and children in community, government, and medical settings.



Undergraduate Degrees

Major in Child Development and Family Science

Child Development

Child Life

Family Science



Minor in Family Science

Minor in Child Development

Certificate in Child Development



Masters in Child Development and Family Science  



For more information about any of the programs in the Child Development and Family Science, contact Dr. Amy Claridge.

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