University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Education and Human Sciences

Family and Community Services, M.S.



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Family and Community Services, M.S.

Format: Online

Program Description:

This degree focuses on the development and implementation of public, private, and voluntary support services for individuals, families, and localities.

This program prepares you to demonstrate:

Research-based perspectives to understand individual, family, interpersonal and community dynamics across the lifespan

Knowledge and skills related to the design, implementation, evaluation, and sustainability of family and community service programs

Essential knowledge and skills for leadership and management of family and community service programs

Knowledge of the impact of diversity in delivery of family and community services in a global society context


The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been continuously accredited since 1913.

International Student Requirements:

If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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