Jul 21, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Development and Human Services, Major, B.A.

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This bachelor degree program requires a minimum of 124 credits.

The Human Development and Human Services major will introduce you to the theories and concepts to prepare you to work in non-profit work, after-school programs, and community based organizations, as guidance counselors or other non-public school teaching roles.

The Human Development and Human Services major accommodates students with interests in a variety of human services. The Human Development and Human Services major is a perfect choice for students wishing to gain an understanding of development across the lifespan and those interested in applied settings.

Human Development and Human Services majors, like all other Merrimack College students, take additional courses that fulfill liberal studies core requirements, as well as complete a field experience during their junior or senior year.

Please visit www.merrimack.edu/schoolofeducation for the most updated information about the requirements for the Human Development and Human Services major.

Major Requirements


Students can focus on research or choose field experience to build their academic foundation.


* Some courses outside of the School of Education & Social Policy may have pre-requisites. Consult with your advisor before planning to enroll in these courses.

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