Program and Application Information:
Director of Graduate Education: Brenda Lohman
PhD offered: Yes
Masters Offered: Master of Science
Certificate(s) Offered: Development & Family Sciences Advanced Research Design and Methods certificate; Family Well-Being in Diverse Society certificate; Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health certificate; Lifespan Development certificate.. For certificate requirements, click here.
Area(s) of Emphasis (for program use only): Adolecent/youth development; adult development and aging; family studies and policy; family economic well-being and financial planning; heath and well-being; infant and child development; and lifespan development
Application Deadlines: January 15. Fall admissions only.
English Proficiency Minimum:
Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS: No
Program Requires GRE: Yes
GRE/TOEFL/IELTS information: GRE required for Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy only. GRE is not required for Master of Family Consumer Sciences-HDFS
Application Submission Process:
Iowa State University provides graduate applicants the opportunity to upload most of the required application materials as part of their application. Please refer to the Application Instructions (links provided below) to learn what you need to do to submit a complete application for admission and for advice on uploading materials, including what is accepted and what is not.
Please note that you can upload these documents at the time that you apply, or at a later time if you do not have them all available when you apply. Click on the red bulleted items for further instructions.