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Henderson, TN is a small town that is full of charm and has an atmosphere of Southern hospitality. While most events are held on campus, if you're looking to get off campus, it's a short drive to both Memphis or Nashville, Tennessee.
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"Freed has allowed me to pursue both of my interests in life all in one place. Not many college students get the opportunity to oversee a mission trip to South America with their professors and be published for undergraduate research all in the same year."
Class of 2014 • Majoring In Biochemistry and Bible
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The Child and Family Studies major provides in-depth knowledge of the strengths and physical, psychological, economic, and social well-being of families. Career opportunities include: early childhood education, childcare, eldercare, gerontology, family life education, and other community-based programs for families.
The Child and Family Studies program is certified by the National Council on Family Relations as meeting all standards and criteria for the Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) designation. Teacher licensure in Early Childhood Education (PreK-3) is also available through the Child and Family Studies program.
To make your path to graduation a little easier, a 4-year plan for students planning to major in Child and Family Studies has been created:
Course of Study for B.S. Major in Child and Family Studies
Program Coordinator: Dr. Keith Mask
Requirements for Teacher Licensure in Child and Family Studies (Early Childhood – PreK-3): See Requirements for second major in Education (Early Childhood – PreK-3)
I. Liberal Arts Core Requirements
Listed in this catalog under Academics: Liberal Arts Display
II. Major Core Requirements
Child Development and Lab
Marriage and the Family
Childhood Disorders (W)
Parenting and Family Relations (W)
Child Management Through Adolescence
Family Policies (W)
Family Life Education Methodology
Personal and Family Financial Planning
Administration of Child & Family Programs
Ethnic Cultures (W)
III. Recommended Electives for B.S. Major in Child and Family Studies:
(including additional Bible)
Death and Dying
Family and Individual Counseling
Principles of Nutrition
Human Behavior and the Social Environment I: Childhood and Adolescence
Human Behavior and the Social Environment II: Adulthood and Aging
*Students graduating with a Child and Family Studies major with Teacher Licensure are exempt from taking FAM 365 Family Life Education Methodology.
Note: Students desiring to pursue certification as a Family Life Educator are required to complete FAM 497 Senior Practicum.
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