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Family and Community Services

Kansas State University

12 months
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590 USD/credit
590 USD/credit
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About

The Family and Community Services degree at Kansas State University is uniquely concerned with understanding families and the development, evaluation, and management of program services to them in community context.

Overview

The Family and Community Services program at Kansas State University is designed to create better online educational opportunities for family and community science professionals such as Extension agents and for spouses in military service families. 

The M.S. degree in Family and Community Services will prepare graduates for individual and family services professions that are similar to some positions in social work but distinct from counseling positions. 

Career

Career options for students in family and community services include:

  • county extension service programs
  • military community services
  • family advocacy programs
  • child development centers
  • consumer credit counseling
  • community service programs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations and Principles of Family and Community Services
  • Family Resource Management
  • Family Dynamics
  • Lifespan Development
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Resilience in Families
  • Program Administration and Management
  • Program Design, Evaluation, and Implementation
  • Parenting Education
  • Crises Across the Lifespan

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students: Applications are accepted year around

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicant to the Graduate School at Kansas State University must have a bachelor's degree substantially the same as the ones granted by Kansas State University. That is, it must represent a broad range of courses in the basic academic disciplines. Applicants whose degrees do not meet these standards may be denied admission to graduate degree programs at Kansas State University.
  • Admission is denied to applicants holding bachelor's degrees with a significant amount of credit for work that was not supervised by a faculty member of an accredited college or university or evaluated in units that identify the academic content. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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