Department of Human Development and Family Studies College of Human Environmental Sciences The University of Alabama

Department of Human Development and Family Studies College of Human Environmental Sciences The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
88%
12%
student ratio
26
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Child And Family Studies Master of Science in Human Environmental Sciences (MSHES)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 25
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test or MAT, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsMarch 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students26
    • Female Percentage88%
    • Male Percentage12%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students26
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American12%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage90%
    • Male Percentage10%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchParent/child relationships, preschool curricula and quality measures for child care programs, family strengths and adolescent behaviors, depression in mothers and infants, word association and word learning in young children, bullying behaviors in children, attachment parenting, medical play therapy, socialization of young children, impact of daily experiences on relationship quality, re-entry of service members into civilian roles
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,470

Location & Contact

Department of Human Development and Family Studies

College of Human Environmental Sciences
The University of Alabama

PO Box 870160
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Dr. Carroll Tingle

Chair

Phone: 205-348-6158
Fax: 205-348-8153
Email: ctingle@ches.ua.edu

Dr. Maria Hernandez-Reif

Professor

Phone: 205-348-5894
Fax: 205-348-8153
Email: mhernandez-reif@ches.ua.edu


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