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Experiential Learning

Our programs offer lots of opportunities for you to enrich your education, both inside and outside of class.

Explore diversity among people, cultures, and geographic locations first-hand on education abroad trips. We offer summer, semester and year-long opportunities to a variety of locations across the world.

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Explore diversity among people, cultures, and geographic locations first-hand on education abroad trips. We offer summer, semester and year-long opportunities to a variety of locations across the world.

Out-of-class learning experiences are highly encouraged here. Our students undertake independent research, publish their work, and present at conferences.

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Out-of-class learning experiences are highly encouraged here. Our students undertake independent research, publish their work, and present at conferences.

Our department hosts the Association of Childhood Educators.

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Our department hosts the Association of Childhood Educators.

Our students get real job experience with internships and field studies at schools, community services agencies, non-profit organizations, research centers, and occupational and physical therapy practices. A human development degree translates to many different job titles, with skills that are valuable in any field. We have dedicated career advising and tips for applying your skills to a career that's rewarding and right for you.

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Our students get real job experience with internships and field studies at schools, community services agencies, non-profit organizations, research centers, and occupational and physical therapy practices. A human development degree translates to many different job titles, with skills that are valuable in any field. We have dedicated career advising and tips for applying your skills to a career that's rewarding and right for you.

We offer scholarships, awards, and research grants just for history students, as well as those sponsored by the university and our College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences.

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We offer scholarships, awards, and research grants just for history students, as well as those sponsored by the university and our College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences.

We have a strong research faculty filled with award-winning teachers. They have built a reputation among students for being approachable and engaging. Our large and growing research portfolio covers family studies, early childhood, aging, and everything in between.

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We have a strong research faculty filled with award-winning teachers. They have built a reputation among students for being approachable and engaging. Our large and growing research portfolio covers family studies, early childhood, aging, and everything in between.