Why Human Development?
Discover the Stages of Life
The stages of life and the relationships within each are complex and fascinating. Understanding those stages, from prenatal development to death, can improve people’s lives. You can learn to understand how development is influenced by biology, families, communities and many other factors. The Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in human development will provide diverse perspectives to analyze the world around us. Then, you can use your knowledge to develop, implement, and evaluate interventions designed to improve people’s lives.
The online Human Development major is excellent preparation to help you make lives better by working for a non-profit or community agency, better understand youth, adolescents and the aging population, or get you ready for graduate school. Learn more about career opportunities for Human Development graduates.