GraduateProgram

FYCS Graduate Programs and Certificates

 


Invest in yourself! Join our interdisciplinary faculty and graduate students to address critical problems and needs for people in Florida, the nation, and the world. Our research and practice deal with...

  • Family violence prevention
  • Nonprofit organizational development and leadership
  • At-risk behavior
  • Parenting and youth development
  • Personal and family financial security
  • Sustainable community development

 

The FYCS department offers the following programs:

Master of Science Degree in FYCS

Concentration in Nonprofit Organizational Leadership (FYCS students only)

Certificate in Personal and Family Financial Planning

Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership

These degree and certificate programs are also offered online Click here for more information.

The following minors are available to non-FYCS studnets both in a traditional setting and online:

Minor in Family, Youth and Community Sciences (non-FYCS students only)

Minor in Nonprofit Organizations (non-FYCS students only)

All students interested in the MS degree (on line or in the classroom) must meet the admissions requirements of the UF Graduate School and the Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences (link to “how to apply).

Develop the skills and expertise you need to...

  • Conduct applied research
  • Analyze and develop public policy
  • Mobilize social, institutional, and fiscal resources
  • Develop and implement programs and interventions
  • Evaluate the outcomes of programs

 

Our interdisciplinary approach to individuals, families, and communities opens the door to professional employment in...

  • Youth and youth-serving organizations
  • Personal and family financial planning
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Community development
  • Family life education

 

For More information, please contact:

Gregg

Gregg Henderschiedt
Coordinator of Academic Programs
Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences
University of Florida
3041 McCarty Hall D
Gainesville, FL 32610
(352) 273-3514
(352) 392-8196 (fax)
ghenderschiedt@ufl.edu

Larry

Larry Forthun, Ph.D.
Graduate Coordinator
Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences
University of Florida
3041 McCarty Hall D
Gainesville, FL 32610
(352) 273-3528
(352) 392-8196 (fax)
lforthun@ufl.edu