Undergraduate Program Goals

Lifespan Human Services (LSHS) option

HDFS graduates within the Lifespan Human Services (LSHS) option will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the complexity of individual and family development across the life span in diverse contexts and changing environments.
  2. Demonstrate an ability to evaluate and apply research and theory to practice and policy.
  3. Analyze processes, policies and contextual factors that affect the delivery of human services to individuals and families.
  4. Demonstrate professional, ethical, and culturally sensitive standards of conduct.
  5. Demonstrate knowledge and competence in helping, leadership, and administrative skills for human services.