Human development and family science is a people-focused field of study. Students interested pursuing careers in the helping fields or working with individuals, children and families directly are encouraged to pursue a human development and family science degree.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in this field is expected to grow 31% over 2012-2022. Human development and family science careers are projected to increase in number by 11,600 by 2020, which is higher than the national average for all other jobs.
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