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Child and Family Development

The University of Akron

12 months
Duration
747 USD/credit 22410 USD/year
747 USD/credit 22410 USD/year
442 USD/credit 13260 USD/year
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About

The focus of the Child and Family Development program of The University of Akron is on the individual, the family, and the relationship between families and the changing social, economic, and physical environments.

Overview

Key facts:

  • The Child and Family Development program of The University of Akron is based on scholarship, integrity, and the betterment of the human condition. Housed in Schrank Hall South, our facilities consist of modern, multipurpose seminar and lecture rooms, laboratories, enhanced technology classrooms, and a computer laboratory, all of which are open to graduate students for study and research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Families in Poverty
  • Middle Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Financial Management
  • Family Crisis
  • Family Relationships in Middle and Later Years
  • Human Sexuality

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
147 (verbal)
141 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • GRE
  • Application Procedures
  • Entrance Qualifying Examinations
  • Admission Classifications
  • Nonaccredited American School Graduates
  • Transfer students
  • English proficiency requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 747 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 442 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 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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