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Family Studies and Human Development


The Family Studies and Human Development (FSHD) program in the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences offers Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees and maintains active research, outreach, and extension programs. The interdisciplinary field of FSHD focuses on interpersonal processes and outcomes that influence and are influenced by human development within the family context. Relevant methods, concepts, and theory draw from the fields of FSHD and from psychology, sociology, anthropology, economics, biology, health, and education.

Updated date: Tue, 06/30/2015 - 16:59