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M.Sc. On Campus

Human Development and Family Studies

Texas Tech University

24 months
Duration
17698 USD/year
17698 USD/year
9518 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Human Development and Family Studies at Texas Tech University explores the science of development across the life span with a focus on relationships.

Overview

At Human Development and Family Studies at Texas Tech University you will get superior preparation for a leadership career in social services, family counseling, childhood advocacy, doctoral studies, or a related field.

Choose Texas Tech's master's program in Human Development and Family Studies, and you can work with:

  • World-class research facilities. You will be able to conduct observations and research in the on-site Child Development Research Center, which serves 80 families with children aged five and younger. Texas Tech also operates an Early Head Start program in Lubbock. The Texas Tech University Neuroimaging Institute gives you the opportunity to support behavioral research with brain studies. You can also use the state-of-the-art Iva Lea Barton Research Suite, a private space that can accommodate focus groups, private observations, interviews, and more.
  • Nationally recognized faculty researchers. Graduate faculty in our Human Development and Family Studies department offer significant expertise in a wide range of issues, including addiction, risk-taking, gender issues, family violence, blended families, and parenting.
  • One-on-one mentoring. Texas Tech operates highly interactive Human Development and Family Studies master's program. You will have personalized attention from involved faculty.
  • Quantitative and qualitative research. Our faculty excel in both qualitative and quantitative research, a rare distinction among Human Development and Family Studies graduate programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of human development
  • Family theories
  • Research methods
  • Statistics
  • Research
  • Family Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page*
  • GRE 
  • Letter of Reference (3)
  • Personal Statement of Professional Goals 
  • Letter of Intent 
  • Resume/CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17698 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    17698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17698 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9518 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lubbock

909 - 1335 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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