Department of Human Development and Family Studies at The Texas Tech University
The mission of the Department of
Human Development and Family Studies is to promote the health and well-being of
individuals, families and relationships across the life span through research,
teaching, service and community outreach and engagement.
The Department of Human Development
and Family Studies (HDFS) offers a wide range of courses in the areas of early
childhood, human development across the life span, interpersonal relations, and
family studies. Graduates of the department become qualified to pursue a
variety of careers in education, human services, health, advocacy and business,
and/or pursue graduate studies.