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Career Opportunities in Child & Family Studies

BUSINESS, CONSUMER AND FAMILY RESOURCE  SERVICES

Employee Assistance Corporate Childcare

Family Financial Counseling and Planning

Vocational Guidance Consumer Protection

Family Resource Management

Work Life Balance Academic Advising

COMMUNITY-BASED SOCIAL SERVICES

Youth Development Programs Adoption

Agencies  Foster Care

Teen Pregnancy Prevention and Assistance

Family Preservation Welfare Assistance

Vocational Rehabilitation and Job Training

4-H Youth Development YMCA/YWCA

Scouting Programs After-school Programs Adult Day Care Gerontology Programs

EDUCATION

PreK–3 Teacher Licensure

Cooperative Extension University and Colleges Research

Family Life Education Community Education Parent Education

Family Peace and Justice Education

Children’s Museum Education

Marriage and Family Enrichment and Education

Program and Curriculum Development

College Student Life Programs

FAMILY INTERVENTION

Case Management

Crisis and Hotline Services

Court-Mandated Parent Education

Divorce Mediation

Abuse Protection Services

Sexual Violence Prevention

Drug and Alcohol Prevention

Residential Treatment Programs

Victim/Witness Support Services

FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS

Clergy

Family Mentor Parent Education Youth Programs

Budgeting and Money Management

Marriage and Relationship Programs

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

Childcare Centers Head Start Programs Preschools

Early Childhood Family Education

PreK–K Teacher Licensure

GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC POLICY

Family Policy Analysis Advocacy/Lobbying

Military Family Support Services

Child and Family Services

Juvenile Justice Family Court

HEALTHCARE AND FAMILY WELLNESS

Public Health Programs and Services

Child Life

Nutrition, Wellness, and Sexuality Education

Prenatal and Maternity Services

Disability Services

Long-Term Care Programs

Hospice

Funeral Services

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT

International Family Policy Analysis

Peace Corps and NGO Leadership

Community and Sustainable Development

International Human Rights Advocacy

Immigration and Migrant Families Services

Early Care and Education

RESEARCH

Grant Proposal Writing

Academic and Government-Related Research

Population Studies and Demographic Research

Research for Community Nonprofit Agencies

Program Evaluation and Assessment

Cross-Cultural Research At-Risk Populations

WRITING AND COMMUNICATION

Curriculum and Resource Development

Public Service Radio and TV Programming

Newspaper and Magazine Journalism

Blogging and Social Media

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