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Human Development, B.A.

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Overview

You will explore ideas about the experience, growth and behavior of human beings, their patterns of development in various life stages, individual, group and cultural similarities and differences and health and mental-health issues in society. You also will develop valuable research, analytical and communications skills as, together with a faculty mentor, you create a program to meet your specific needs and goals.

Students of Human Development at SUNY/Empire State College pursue this area of study in order to prepare for:

  • a career in human development
  • advancement to a management position
  • graduate school
  • work in psychology, counseling or school psychology
  • social services delivery or management   
  • medical school
  • teaching
  • government service
  • public health opportunities
  • advocacy for special populations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Human Services
  • Marriage and Family
  • Attachment in Early Childhood
  • Introduction to Child Development
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Survey of Mathematics
  • Communications
  • Human Biology
  • Introduction to Helping Skills
  • Introduction to Alcohol and Chemical Dependency

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

An application is considered complete when the Admissions Office has received all of the following items:

  • completed application
  • proof of high school completion
  • application essay
  • official transcripts from all institutions listed on the application
  • a nonrefundable orientation fee (waived for U.S. veterans and active military)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    353 USD/credit
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  • National

    353 USD/credit
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  • In-State

    295 USD/credit
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