Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

Child Studies, Minor (336)

Program Requirements (21 hours)

The minor in child studies requires a minimum of 21 semester hours. A grade of “C” or above must be earned in the following courses required for the minor:

FACS 191Child Development3
FACS 297Family, Community and Early Childhood Program3
FACS 395Child and Family Stress3
FACS 494Parenting Strategies3
Select 9 hours of approved electives of the following courses in consultation with departmental advisor:9
Family Relations
Risk and Resilience
Role of Play in Child Development
Child and Family Stress
Adolescent Psychology
Family and Relationship Violence
Addressing Challenging Behavior in Young Children
Family Home Visiting
Family Policy Analysis
Total Hours21

Students majoring in the child studies concentration may not minor in child studies.