College of Education Health and Human Services
School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences

About This Program

The Human Development and Family Science M.A. program is designed to provide students with an in-depth understanding of the development and functioning of individuals and families across the lifespan. You'll gain the knowledge and skills necessary to work in a variety of settings, including education, social services, and research. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Farm and home management educators

  • -3.9% decline
  • 10,400 number of jobs
  • $51,550 potential earnings

Survey researchers

  • -3.7% decline
  • 12,200 number of jobs
  • $59,870 potential earnings

Instructional coordinators

  • 5.9% faster than the average
  • 192,900 number of jobs
  • $66,970 potential earnings

Additional Careers

  • Family life educator

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.