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Human Development and Family Studies

The University of Alabama

24 months
Duration
30250 USD/year
30250 USD/year
10780 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The specialization in Human Development and Family Studies at The University of Alabama provides students with the theoretical foundation and research skills necessary for pursuing doctoral work and for advanced employment in a wide variety of occupations serving children, adults, and families.

Overview

Key Features

Opportunities for research and experiential learning are provided in the research laboratories, The Children′s Program and with various agencies serving children and families across the state of Alabama. 

Students in the Human Development and Family Studies program at The University of Alabama commonly seek research experiences in the areas of infant and child development, parent-child relationship, adolescent friendships, family dynamics, intimate relationships, and relational or developmental problems (e.g., intimate partner violence, substance abuse).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Child Development
  • Dynamics of Family Relations
  • Research Methods
  • Statistics
  • Thesis Research
  • Research Practicum
  • Infant Development
  • Family Crises
  • Preschool Development and Curriculum

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
  • Application fee payment
  • Statement of purpose
  • Unofficial admission scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT or MCAT; if required by the department)
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Language scores (non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15125 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5390 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 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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