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Family Studies

​​​Family Studies Major
The Family Studies program equips students with the skills to educate and support families in a variety of human service related fields. Training in theory and research is connected to professional practice so that students are able to enter human service careers at the Bachelor level. All Family Studies majors are eligible to apply for Certified Family Life Educator status from the National Council on Family Relations upon completion of their degree
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  • HDF 211: Marriage and Close Relationships
  • HDF 307: Parent-Child Relations
  • HDF 319: Family Studies Skills & Methods
  • HDF 411: Families in Social, Legal, & Political Contexts
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Family Studies Minor

This minor is designed to complement a large number of majors, particularly those that prepare students to work in health and human service settings
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**Full list of courses for the family studies minor!

College of Education and Human Services | Central Michigan University | | 195 Ojibway Ct | EHS 426 | Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859 | (989) 774-3079