03/05/15: Winter weather notice

Amberton University will be closed today (3/5/15) due to the icy conditions.

Student Advisors will be checking and responding to emails today. If you need to contact an Advisor, please email Advisor@Amberton.edu

Registration for the Spring 2015 session continues through March 12th.

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Family studies is an interdisciplinary program that merges the fields of Counseling and Human Behavior and Development. Emphasizing family life education, this degree provides graduates with the skills for crisis management and family enrichment and its interaction with other social systems in a wide range of organizations. Career opportunities include social service agencies, religious institutions, parent education programs, juvenile services, day care facilities, foster care programs, and retirement and/or assisted living facilities. This degree is offered both in the classroom lecture and distance learning modes.

Program Details

Get the full details and requirements for Master of Science / Family Studies.

Full Program Details

Degree Plan Overview

Requirements Hours
Required Graduate Studies 6 Hours
Major Course Requirements 18 Hours
Counseling Electives 12 Hours
36 Total Hours
Full Degree Plan Requirements