If you are a Human Development and Family Science Major, then you may be eligible to obtain a BSFCS and M.S, or MAT in 5 years that will enable you to meet certification requirements and be competitive on the job market.

Double Dawgs Advantages

  • Efficient use of 5 years
  • Cost of attendance for 2 degrees saves $27,500
  • Reduced student debt load, BS/MS saves $20,500

BSFCS/M.S. in HDFS thesis and non-thesis options

Do you want to be certified as a Family Life Educator and be prepared to work in a career in the private or public sector, Extension, after-school programs, youth and family services, etc?

Pathway contact: Melissa Kozak
Undergraduate advising contact: Julie Patterson
Graduate contact: Margaret Caughy

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BSFCS/M.S. in Child Life thesis and non-thesis options

Do you want to work in healthcare settings to support children and families as a Child Life Specialist?

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BSFCS/ M.A.T. with an emphasis in special education, birth through kindergarten non-thesis

Do you want to work in early learning and care environments, and be eligible for Georgia Teacher Certification in Birth through Kindergarten and Preschool Special Education?

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