As a part of the Human Development program at Snow College, students learn skills for helping and understanding individuals, families, or groups. This is achieved through studying biological and theoretical approaches across the lifespan, as well as experiencing observational and hands-on learning with children in a laboratory setting. In addition to examining specific problems and phenomena, students learn how human service agencies and professionals deal with human development-related issues.
A wide variety of careers are available in the field of human development and family studies, including:
In addition to our associate degree and associate of applied science degree, Snow College also offers two Human Development and Family Relations certificates: