Bachelor On Campus

Child and Family Studies

Carson-Newman University

48 months
29920 USD/year
29920 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Child and Family Studies program at Carson-Newman University aims to provide a strong, quality undergraduate experience with education about children and families, preparing the individual to serve in a diverse and global marketplace while embracing academic excellence and professional Christian integrity.


Our Child and Family Studies general major at Carson-Newman University offers a well-rounded education for students wanting to work with children and families in various settings. Graduates of this program may hold careers in fields such as Department of Children’s Services, Extension, family/parent education, adoption/foster care agencies, children and youth ministry, home visiting services, and preschool administration.

Learning outcomes

The faculty prepares students every day to compete on the world stage – whether you’re studying on campus, online or at one of our many opportunities abroad. With our small class size, professors will know you and walk alongside you in your college journey in a caring, Christian community. Through faith and learning, we’re providing a life-changing education where students come first.


  • Children’s services
  • Family/parent education
  • Adoption/foster care
  • Youth and Children’s ministry
  • Home visiting and assessment
  • Community outreach
  • Pre-K - 3rd grade teacher
  • School administration

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Infancy and Early Childhood
  • Family Relations
  • Parenting
  • Family Sciences
  • Human Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Official Transcripts from high school or secondary school and diploma or National Examination Result slip (One in original native language, one translated into English)- A professional course-by-course evaluation may be required for the admissions process.
  • Confirmation of Financial Support form (this form can be accessed through your application status portal)
  • Official, currently dated bank letter in support of funding listed on Confirmation of Financial Support form
  • I-20 Application (

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    29920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14960 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    29920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14960 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Jefferson City

1005 - 1867 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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