Department of Child and Family Studies


Bachelor's Degrees


Associate's Degree & Minors Majors Video


Welcome to Child and Family Studies, where you can receive the tools for working successfully with families and children.

Our Family Studies program has led the way for developing national standards for Family Life educators. Our Family Studies students receive a strong foundation for employment and/or graduate study. As a graduate, you will be eligible to apply for national certification as a provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE). 

Click on Davis Family Studies for more information on the Family Studies program offered in Davis County in the evenings.

Our Early Childhood/ Early Childhood Education programs will prepare you to teach preschool and/or kindergarten and primary grades. The Melba S. Lehner Children's School is nationally accredited and provides a setting where you will gain practical experiences with young children.

Click on Early Childhood AAS for more information on a two year degree.

Our department's diverse faculty and staff are friendly and supportive, and we have a very active student organization. We invite you to view this movie  and explore these pages for more information on our programs.

Updated 08-26-2015