A degree in Child and Family Development provides an in-depth understanding of varied career opportunities in the profession through course studies. A career in Child and Family Development is very rewarding. It requires a person with positive self-concept, energetic and reliable, and genuinely enjoys working with children and their families.
Students will have hands-on supervised experience with children from birth to 13 years of age, and will apply knowledge attained in the classroom. Students will engage in field experiences at an approved licensed/accredited child care facility or public/private school in the community.