Family and Community Services Master's Degree

Family and Community Services Master's Degree

The online master’s degree in family and community services prepares professionals to help families and communities succeed in today’s world.

This degree will prepare you to manage programs and deliver quality services, as well as understand family dynamics and human development across the lifespan. Taken entirely online, you can balance family and work while pursuing your career goals and earning your master’s degree.

This online degree provides the knowledge and skills necessary to strengthen your local community by designing, implementing, evaluating, and sustaining quality programs for individuals and families across the lifespan.

You also will learn to empower individuals and families to build resilience while recognizing the role of diversity in family and community dynamics.

The program culminates with a capstone project allowing you to integrate the knowledge and skills you gained through your coursework with real-world problems that interest you and align with your career goals.

$600 per credit hour*
36 credit hours
100% online

*This estimate is based on the IDEA common price and is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ depending on your transfer hours, course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.

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Amanda Frey, '17

Amanda was able to apply what she was learning immediately into her work as executive director of a nonprofit that works to break the cycle of poverty through education.


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