Department of Family and Child Ecology College of Social Science Michigan State University

Department of Family and Child Ecology College of Social Science Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
86%
14%
student ratio
120
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Family And Child Ecology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Marriage And Family Therapy Master of Arts (MA)
    • Youth Development Master of Arts (MA)
    • Child Development Master of Arts (MA)
    • Family Studies Master of Arts (MA)
    • Community Services Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 28
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 52
    • Accepted 26
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years of undergraduate course work, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, and 3 letters of recommendation, background in behavioral sciences
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students120
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students120
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Full-time Percentage53%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNot Reported
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$216,042

Location & Contact

Department of Family and Child Ecology

College of Social Science
Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

Dr. Karen Wampler

Chairperson

Phone: 517-355-7680
Fax: 517-432-2953
Email: kwampler@msu.edu

Ms. Ruth Sedelmaier

Graduate Program Secretary

Phone: 517-353-5248
Fax: 517-432-3320
Email: sedelmai@msu.edu


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