Department of Family and Child Sciences College of Human Sciences Florida State University

Department of Family and Child Sciences College of Human Sciences Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
34
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 5
fall application deadline
56%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Family Relations Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Family And Child Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

56% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 39
    • Accepted 22
    • Acceptance Rate 56
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 5th January 5th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, writing assessment, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, writing assessment, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 5
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino13%
    • Black / African American23%
    • White / Caucasian61%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchFamily therapy, parent-child relations, distressed families and foster care, marital processes, relational interventions, family structural complexity
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Family and Child Sciences

College of Human Sciences
Florida State University

120 Convocation Way Mail Code 1491
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1491
United States

Dr. Lenore McWey

Interim Chair

Phone: 850-644-3217
Fax: 850-644-3439
Email: Lmcwey@fsu.edu

Ms. Donna Romano

Office Administrator

Phone: 850-644-3217
Fax: 850-644-3439
Email: Dromano@fsu.edu


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