Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Studies - Child Life Specialist Program By Syracuse University |Top Universities

Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Studies - Child Life Specialist

Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Studies - Child Life Specialist

Syracuse University

Main Campus, Syracuse, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
The 124 credit B.S. degree program in child and family studies provides students with a broad foundation covering a range of issues focusing on the healthy development of children and families. In addition to liberal arts courses, students are expected to complete 15 credits of Program Requirements and 18-24 credits in a specialty track (decided on in the second semester of the sophomore year). Child Life Specialist: The specialization prepares students to help children and their families overcome life's most challenging events. Providing emotional support for families, Child Life Specialists encourage optimum development of children facing a broad range of challenges, particularly those related to healthcare and hospitalization.