Family Studies Major

Department: Family and consumer sciences
Major: Family studies

The family studies major at Western Michigan University is an interdisciplinary program for students who desire positions in public or private human service organizations or programs related to children, families and individuals.

Students earning their degree online may choose to be advised by Kimberly Doudna, Ph.D.

Transfer students and students residing outside of Kalamazoo County may choose to be advised by Robin Gallagher.

All students are welcome to meet with a college advisor in Sangren Hall by visiting the office for drop-in advising or by scheduling an appointment.

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