Close WarningATTN International Students: On July 6, 2020, the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security issued guidance regarding international students on F and M visas and their ability to take online classes this fall. Please visit our policies page to learn more.

Human Development and Family Studies Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Human Development and Family Studies

Hear from Our Students

Hear what students say about this human development and family studies bachelor's degree, and see how CSU's online programs help them attain their educational goals in the midst of their busy lives.

Austin South

Hear about Austin's experience working in an orphanage in Honduras while studying online, and how his HDFS degree has given him knowledge to draw from to enhance his career.

Chelsee Bruggeling

Find out how participating in the HDFS program provided Chelsee the opportunity to help families and give back to her local community.

Jessica Anglin

Hear Jessica describe the way her human development and family studies degree sets her apart, and establishes her as a professional nanny who has the ability to co-parent.

Bethany Perez

Hear Bethany describe how her HDFS degree has not only helped her professionally as a family care provider, but also as a mother of a child with autism.

What Next?

  • Learn how to apply
    Next: How to Apply »

    Learn about the minimum admission requirements, the application process, and the materials you'll need to take the next step toward achieving your educational and career goals.

  • Join the community

    Become a part of the Colorado State University Online network through Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, and YouTube. Find valuable insight into online education on our blog.