We offer an undergraduate majors in family and human services. A minor in family studies also is offered for students who wish to study families along with their major area of study. Students at Towson University in Northeastern Maryland may earn a bachelor's degree in family and human services or a minor in family studies.
Students majoring in family and human services can choose the introduction to child life track. Students in this major must complete prerequisites, required core courses, and at least one internship.
Knowledge about families and working with families has emerged as a critical area of concern for health, social service, and education professionals. The minor in family studies is especially relevant for students studying in health professions, liberal arts, and education. Students must complete 21 units of coursework to earn this minor.
The department offers three accelerated bachelor’s to master’s programs: