Campus Human Development Doctorate United States Graduate Programs
Students in a human development Ph.D. program are typically required to participate in extensive research projects that explore the evolution of human kind from a cognitive, social, behavioral, and environmental perspective. Human development Ph.D. programs are interdisciplinary and some research might include exploration of economic, historical, or cultural events within the context of how these events affected the development of mankind.
- Ithaca, NYIthaca, NY
The program prepares students for careers in academic life, primarily in psychology, sociology, or human development; in research programs of governmental agencies at various levels; and in a range of programs in community agencies and private enterpris...
- Lubbock, TXLubbock, TX
Texas Tech University
The Master of Science degree in Human Sciences is offered with specialization in Human Development and Family Studies. Emphasis is placed on providing a general substantive knowledge based in the specified areas as well as on developing skills which wil...
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
The graduate program of the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of Connecticut is built around its curriculum in human development and family relations. The distinctive and overarching concern of the program is with beha...
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
The primary goal ofthe program is to provide students with critical skills in theories, methods, and research.
- Scranton, PAScranton, PA
Knowledge and skills of traditional doctorates (strong research, instructional skills), with a balanced interdisciplinary focus.
- Auburn, ALAuburn, AL
The major focus of faculty and graduate students in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies is the study of interpersonal competence and relationship dynamics in the context of the family. We approach interpersonal competence issues by ex...
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
Applied family and child sciences program. Research-based training in both applied and basic science.
- Newark, DENewark, DE
University of Delaware
The M.S and the Ph.D. programs in Human Development and Family Studies are designed to prepare the next generation of scholars for positions as researchers, professors, and leaders in early childhood, human development, family studies, human services...
- Fargo, NDFargo, ND
North Dakota State University
The doctoral program trains students in three areas of human development: Applied Gerontology, Wellness, and Counselor Education. The Gerontology Graduate Certificate program is a web-based distance education program & is especially valuable to professi...
- Fargo, ND
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania
The Applied Psychology - Human Development Division provides students with a foundation in the core concepts of psychology, assessment evaluation, human development and field research. We encourage students to engage the challenge of framing major psych...
- Fort Collins, COFort Collins, CO
Colorado State University
Areas of study include: Marriage and Family Therapy; Family & Developmental Studies(including life span development, family studies, child life, program planning & evaluation, and intervention); Applied Developmental Science...
- Provo, UTProvo, UT
Brigham Young University
- Syracuse, NYSyracuse, NY
Syracuse University's Department of Child and Family Studies, housed in the David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics, offers master's (M.A., M.S.) and doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees in child and family studies, with possible specializations in child...
- Urbana, ILUrbana, IL
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
The HDFS concentration focuses on the psychological and social development of individuals across the life span and the structures and well-being of families. The concentration takes an interdisciplinary approach to understanding children, youth, and fam...
- Santa Barbara, CASanta Barbara, CA
University of California - Santa Barbara
- Logan, UTLogan, UT
Utah State University
- Austin, TXAustin, TX
University of Texas at Austin
At the Masters and Ph.D. levels, the program focuses on human relationships in the family, both adult and child, and on individual the interplay between development and family relationships. The program is nationally known and has a strong faculty, high...
- University Park, PAUniversity Park, PA
Pennsylvania State University
The Human Development and Family Studies Graduate Program is designed to educate students about research, theory, and methodology related to the study...
- College Park, MDCollege Park, MD
University of Maryland - College Park
The purpose of the Department of Human Development/Institute for Child Study and of its graduate programs is to contribute to basic knowledge, to the synthesis of knowledge, and to the integration of knowledge in research, practice, and policy in the mu...
- College Park, MD
- Twin Cities, MNTwin Cities, MN
University of Minnesota
The Psychological Foundations of Education track offers opportunities to focus in several different areas of specialized study, including human development in education. Study plans usually are individualized according to the studentÆs interests and goa...
- Saint Paul, MN
- Bloomington, INBloomington, IN
The Human Development track at Indiana University is a concentration that leads to a PhD in Learning and Developmental Sciences.
- Chicago, ILChicago, IL
Loyola University Chicago
If you are interested in exploring the dynamics of human development as well as the social factors that influence it...
- Richardson, TXRichardson, TX
University of Texas At Dallas
- Tucson, AZTucson, AZ
University of Arizona
The Division of Family Studies and Human Development (FSHD) maintains active research, outreach, and extension programs.
- Knoxville, TNKnoxville, TN
University of Tennessee