University of Georgia

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Child and Family Development


UGA Graduate School, 320 East Clayton Street, Suite 400

Athens, GA 30602

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Child and Family Development

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Each year, between 60-70 students are pursuing the MS, MAT or PhD degree in the Department of Child and Family Development.  There is a general Masters Degree program and one with a concentration in Child Life. Doctoral students select a CFD or a Marriage and Family Therapy emphasis.  Most of our students receive generous assistantship or scholarship support.  Students completing the CFD graduate program are conducting research, teaching and administering child and family programs at leading universities and agencies nationwide



Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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