Parent and Family Education, Certificate
Certificate in Parent and Family Education (H40203C)
Dr. Pamela Schulze
Director, Center for Family Studies
Professor, Child & Family Development
The following information has official approval of The Department Social Work and Family Sciences and The College of Health and Human Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.
The following courses constitute a “Parent and Family Certificate” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record.
|Select 6 credits from the following: 2||6|
Child & Family Development
|CHFD:255||Fatherhood: Parent Role|
|CHFD:362||Family Resource Management|
|CHFD:401||American Families in Poverty|
|CHFD:404||Middle Childhood and Adolescence|
|CHFD:441||Family Relationships in Middle and Later Years|
|CHFD:446||Culture, Ethnicity & Family|
|SOWK:270||Diversity and Social Work|
|SOWK:276||Introduction to Social Welfare|
|SOWK:455||Social Work Practice with African American Families|
|PSYC:335||Dynamics of Personality|
|PSYC:430||Psychological Disorders of Children|
|SOCIO:412||Socialization: Child to Adult|
Grades of C or better must be earned in the three core courses
Students must successfully complete six credits of coursework selected from the various departmental courses listed. These credits shall be chosen from departments outside the student’s disciplines.