Award Type: AAS
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Family Development degree prepares students to work with families, identify needs, and acquire resources that strengthen family functioning. The Family Development Specialist assists the family to gain mastery and control over important aspects of family functioning which include skills in assessing and controlling needed resources, decision making, problem solving, communication, parenting, and child development education. This degree is designed to meet the needs of persons interested in careers working with families in programs, agencies, organizations, and resource centers that provide services to families. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) is also available.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses in the program.
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