34
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Colorado State University / Department of Human Development and Family Studies is located in Fort Collins, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Family and developmental studies
Master of Science (MS) Marriage and family therapy
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied developmental science

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 13
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

95
Applied
25
Accepted
14
Enrolled
26%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 2nd January 2nd Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation; minimum GPA of 3.0; bachelor's degree; curriculum vitae/resume
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation; minimum GPA of 3.0; bachelor's degree; curriculum vitae/resume
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

34
Total Graduate Students
8%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
91%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.76%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.88%

Gender

Male (8%)
Female (91%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time (18)
Part-time (3)
Male (5)
Female (16)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Risk, resilience, and developmental psychopathology; treatment, intervention, and prevention science; emotion, regulation, and relational processes; adult development and aging; cultural context and diversity
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,689,733

Location & Contact

Address 1570 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO  80523-1570
United States
Contact Dr. Lise Youngblade
Department Head
Email: lise.youngblade@colostate.edu
Phone: 970-491-3581
Fax: 970-491-7975