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Child and Family Studies BS


Are you passionate about having a career that promotes a better quality of life for all families? The fully online Child and Family Studies BS degree – emphasizing child development – prepares students to work with children and their families in educational, institutional, and human service settings. Our online Child and Family Studies degree graduates are qualified to obtain a license to teach Pre-K and Kindergarten. Course work focuses on a family systems perspective and highlights developmental observations.

With this online Child and Family Studies degree, accredited by the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, students have the opportunity to earn a degree without having to come to campus. Let The University of Southern Mississippi help you get the degree you need to become a Child and Family professional. This is your life, plus college.

Looking for a graduate degree? Check out our fully online Child and Family Studies MS here!

A number of scholarship opportunities are available to online students. To find our list of available scholarships for which you may qualify, click here.