Child Studies and Youth Development

(20 semester hours)


Open to all majors, this minor would be of special interest to those majoring in education, social sciences, speech pathology, or family studies and social work. Courses focus on growth and development, parent-child relationships, and techniques for working with young children, preparing students to work with children from birth to age 8.

Course Requirements


A minimum 2.0 g.p.a. is required for all courses in this minor. Courses must be taken for a grade (not credit/no-credit). This minor includes Thematic Sequence FSW 4 Children in Families. Students planning to take this minor should consult with the chief departmental adviser.


Department of Family Studies and Social Work
101 McGuffey Hall
Oxford, OH 45056