May 26, 2018  
2013-14 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2013-14 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Family Studies Major, BS


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  • Students must have an overall GPA of 2.0 to enroll in the Family Studies major.
  • Upon completion of all 200-level FS courses, students must have earned a 2.25 GPA in the major in order to progress to the 300-level courses.
  • Upon completion of all 300-level FS courses, the student must have earned a 2.5 GPA in the major to progress to the 400-level course.
  • Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA in the 400-level FS courses to be eligible to enroll in the FS 499 Field Experience capstone course.

A grade of C or higher is required in each course required for the Family Studies major. The first course in which a student earns less than a C may be repeated one time for a higher grade. If the student fails to earn a C in the repeated course or any subsequent required course, they will be dropped from the program. A WF in any course is counted as a failure in that course. Students will have the right to appeal a negative decision.

Family Studies Major - General

The following is only one source of information regarding a student’s program of study for a BS in Family Studies. Note: Some courses required in the major will also fulfill requirements for the General Education Curriculum. Students should always meet with a faculty advisor for information on course scheduling, rotation, and selection and for planning an effective and efficient program of study. Students must complete the following:

General Education Curriculum (39-40 Semester Hours)


See General Education Curriculum Requirements 

BS Degree Requirements:


See Bachelor of Science Requirements 

Families in Society Electives (Choose One; minimum grade of C required; 3 Semester Hours):


Total Hours Required for a BS in Family Studies: 124 Semester Hours


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