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Department OF Human Development (HDEV)
What is human development?
HDEV is the study of how children, adults and families change and face challenges throughout their lifespan.
Interested in how people develop?Want to make a difference in the world by helping people? Consider an undergraduate degree in human development.
What degree is available?
Students completing the 124-credit hour program will earn a BS degree in human development.
What can you do with a human development degree?
An HDEV degree offers preparation for careers in human services, educational settings or graduate studies working with or in:
- youth and families
- community organizations
- social justice and advocacy
- public and nonprofit service
- immigration studies
- counseling and social work
- law and education
- healthcare and medicine
Thinking of majoring in human development?