Family Studies, B.A.

Prepare to work with families in a range of social service or educational settings

As a USJ Family Studies major, you will focus on understanding families in the context of modern society.

"I started as an intern with the Family Center and was offered a full-time job working on the boy's unit after graduation. After nine months, I was offered a promotion to become a supervisor at a therapeutic group home. I am very happy with what I'm doing and use my education from USJ daily."

M.M.  Family Studies '07 

You will choose two internships from more than 80 approved agencies, which may include:

  • CT Department of Children & Families
  • New Britain Visiting Nurses Association
  • Family Support Program - Children's Medical Center
  • Nurturing Families Network
  • Alzheimer's Association

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