The associate (2-year) degree in HDFS at DuBois integrates practical and academic experiences to provide the student with entry-level professional competence in the human service field. The objective of the major is to offer a general education background, a knowledge base in life span and family development, and a core of professional skills that may be applied in program planning and service delivery activities. The major is offered part-time, in the evening, and through independent learning.
There are three options available for the associate degree.
- Adult Development and Aging Services Option
- Children, Youth, and Family Services Option
- Early Childhood Care and Education Option
- HDFS Associate Degree
- HDFS Baccalaureate Degree