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Child and Family Development, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #369 (BCR) Warrensburg, MO, United States
The University of Central Missouri's Child and Family Development program can prepare you to work effectively with individuals and families in our diverse and multi-faceted society. In turn, this improves the quality of life for individuals and families.
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Overview

We offer bachelor degree in Child and Family Development at the University of Central Missouri. This is accomplished through comprehensive curriculum based in sound theoretical framework and contemporary research, hands-on professional learning experiences with children and families in varied settings, strong support and valuable guidance and leadership opportunities.

Opportunities are available 

  • in state/federal level are anticipated due to the massive retirement of the baby boomer generation
  • graduate school in related field such as Marriage and Family Therapy, School Counseling, Family Law, Special Education, Elementary/Early Childhood Education, Counseling, and Human Development and Family Sciences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Individual and Family Relationships 
  • Child and Adolescent Development
  • Observation of Children 
  • Valuing Differences: Discovering Common Ground 
  • Family Systems and Lifespan Development 
  • Parent-Child Interaction 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Complete the International Student Application
  • Pay the non-refundable $75 application fee
  • Prove English proficiency
  • Provide financial support letter
  • Provide a bank statement with adequate funds
  • Official Transcripts 
  • Photocopy of passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    475 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 475 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    475 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 475 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    235 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 235 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Warrensburg

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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