Career Placement - Human Development and Family Studies



Ph.D. students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
91% 0% 0% 9%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Adjunct Instructor, Education Program Consultant, Long-Term Care Ombudsman, Adjunct Faculty, Assistant Professor Of Education, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Lecturer, Hdfs, Therapist, Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator

Response rate: 97%

National Employment Statistics The National Science Board (NSB) infographic tool showing long-term career trajectories showing the diverse possibilities for this discipline.


Master's students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
39% 0% 53% 6%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Child Care Consultant, Research Assistant, Training Specialist Ii, Family Caregiver Specialist, Rural Sart Coordinator, Facilitator, Outpatient Therapist, Food And Nutrition Program Assistant, Director Information Management

Response rate: 97%


* The above data is based on data from an employment survey completed within 6 months after graduation. If the percentages do not add up to 100%, the remaining graduates were not seeking employment at the 6 month mark.