About this Program
- College: Agricultural and Life Sciences
- Credits: 39 | Completed with minimum grades of C
- Contact: Email | 352.273.3537
Certificates must contain at least nine credits of coursework that are unique to that program out of all other certificates and minors.
The mission of the Family, Youth and Community Sciences Department is to enhance lifelong learning and the personal, social, economic, and environmental well-being of diverse individuals, families, and communities through state-of-the art extension, research, and teaching programs.
P.O. Box 110310
3041 MCCARTY D
GAINESVILLE FL 32611-0310
The certificate can be completed as part of the family, youth and community sciences major and is intended to provide an advantage in today's competitive job market. Courses in 10 key areas of family life and an internship prepare students to offer specialized programs to families.
Students must be admitted to the FYCS major and must maintain all required academic progress standards for the major. FYC 3001 is a prerequisite or corequisite for many of the required courses.
|ANT 2301||Human Sexuality and Culture||3|
|or FYC 4932||Special Topics in Family, Youth, and Community Science|
|EDF 3110||Human Growth and Development||3|
|FYC 3005||Introduction to Personal and Family Financial Planning||3|
|FYC 3101||Parenting and Family Development||3|
|FYC 3112||Contemporary Family Problems and Interventions||3|
|FYC 3201||Foundations of Youth Development||3|
|FYC 4212||Contemporary Youth Problems and Solutions||3|
|FYC 4503||Methods of Family Life Education||3|
|FYC 4622||Planning and Evaluating Family, Youth and Community Science Programs||3|
|FYC 4660||Family Policy||3|
|SDS 4410||Interpersonal Communication Skills||3|
|SYG 2430||Marriage and Family||3|
|FYC 4941||Practicum in Family, Youth and Community Sciences 1||3|
Minimum 240 clock hours in a family life education setting, with a grade of S.