The College of Human Sciences addresses global challenges and opportunities related to the physical, behavioral, and economic factors influencing the health and development of individuals, families and communities.
Our vision is to lead the College nationally through innovative academic and research programs that prepare 21st century professionals.
- Programs emphasize the health and development of children and families through education, research and service to the community.
- Professional opportunities in this field have increased due to new opportunities that have arisen as a result of the national focus on the welfare of families and children.
- The doctoral program in Marriage and Family Therapy is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.
- Students may complete requirements to become a certified Family Life Educator, sponsored by the National Council on Family Relations (NFCR).
- Programs contribute to the prevention of chronic disease through the conduct of applied and basic research and through strong teaching programs.
- Professional opportunities in nutrition, food and exercise sciences have increased due to the national interest in healthy living.
- The Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) and the Dietetic Internship are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE).
- The Athletic Training Program prepares students for advanced degrees in Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Athletic Training or Medicine.
The information included is from the FSU Office of Institutional Research and represents the most recent available data.