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Community, Family, and Child Studies

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Welcome to the Community, Family and Child Studies Division. The Community, Family and Child Studies Division is dedicated to providing quality education in human services, and child and youth services.  Our programs are designed to equip students with the skills necessary to meet the increased demands for qualified professionals.  These programs combine classroom instruction, field experience and interdisciplinary skills.

Students interested in Community, Family and Child Studies may obtain requirement information from the Admissions and Records Office.  Additional information about the sequence of course offerings, class schedule, program costs and job opportunities can be obtained by consulting a faculty advisor or by attending a program advising session. To schedule a faculty advising appointment, contact the Division of Community, Family and Child Studies on Main Campus in Bldg. 200, Room 150, or call 843.574.6529.

General Information
The Division offers programs that prepare students to enter some of the nation's fastest-growing occupations. In Child and Youth Studies, programs include Early Care and Education, Early Childhood Development, Child Care Management, School-Age and Youth Development, Special Education, and Infant and Toddler Development. Within the Human Services field, programs include Alcohol & Subtance Abuse, Developmental Disabilities, Gerontology and Family Intervention Studies.

Click on any degree link below to view the catalog description and curriculum display.

Child and Youth Studies 

Associate Degree 

Early Care and Education- Child Care Professional Career Path

Early Care and Education- Child Care Management Career Path

Early Care and Education- Special Education Career Path


Early Childhood Development


Child Care Management

Early Childhood Development

Infant and Toddler Development

School-Age and Youth Development

Special Education

Gainful Employment Disclosures 

Early Childhood Development Diploma

Child Care Management Certificate

Early Childhood Development Certificate

Infant and Toddler Development Certificate

School-Age and Youth Development Certificate

Special Education Certificate

Department of Human Services 
Associate Degree 

Human Services Generalist

Addictions/Substance Abuse Career Path


Addictions/Substance Abuse

Gainful Employment Disclosures 

Addictions/Substance Abuse Certificate


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