Stephen F. Austin State University

Child and Family Development

The course of study involves general education, human sciences core courses, and specialized courses in the following areas:

Department Highlights

Student Organizations

The Child and Family Development Club is open to all students who have a major or minor area of study in child and family development. Club meetings are held once a month in the School of Human Sciences North building and activities include guest speakers, planning for conferences, community service project activities, and networking with other students with similar academic and career interests.


The School of Human Sciences offers the largest number of scholarships of any department on campus. Please visit our Website at to view a list of available scholarships.

For more information, contact the School of Human Sciences at or 936.468.4502.