List of All U.S. Colleges with a Child Development Major

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Child Development focuses on the development of humans from infancy through adolescence and the major social, familial, and environmental factors that shape their growth. If you’re interested in studying Child Development, here’s a complete list of schools that offer this major.

 

Search for schools with a Child Development major and see your chances of acceptance.

 

How to Use This List

 

This list of colleges is organized by state. To learn more about each college, including acceptance rates, costs, enrollment, and more, click on the name of the school.

 

List of All U.S. Colleges with a Child Development Major

 

School

State

University of Mobile

Alabama

University of Alaska Fairbanks | UAF

Alaska

University of La Verne

California

Mills College

California

Santa Clara University

California

Iowa State University

Iowa

Kansas State University | KSU

Kansas

Berea College

Kentucky

Merrimack College

Massachusetts

Tufts University

Massachusetts

Eastern Michigan University | EMU

Michigan

Central Michigan University | CMU

Michigan

Michigan State University

Michigan

Western Michigan University | WMU

Michigan

Tougaloo College

Mississippi

College of the Ozarks

Missouri

Appalachian State University

North Carolina

North Carolina A&T State University | N.C. A&T

North Carolina

East Carolina University | ECU

North Carolina

Bowling Green State University | BGSU

Ohio

University of Akron

Ohio

Vanderbilt University

Tennessee

East Tennessee State University | ETSU

Tennessee

Texas Woman’s University | TWU

Texas

University of North Texas | UNT

Texas

Texas Tech University | TTU

Texas

University of Texas at San Antonio | UTSA

Texas

Bennington College

Vermont

University of Virginia | UVA

Virginia

Central Washington University | CWU

Washington

Eastern Washington University | EWU

Washington

Howard University

Washington DC

Gallaudet University

Washington DC

West Virginia University | WVU

West Virginia

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How to Find Best-Fit Schools

 

Having a specific major is just one aspect of many when evaluating your fit with a potential college. Some other factors to consider are:

 

  • Academic rigor, resources, and support
  • School and class size
  • Location
  • Cost and financial aid generosity
  • Your chances of acceptance
  • Flexibility in the curriculum
  • Diversity

 

To find a school with a Child Development major that also suits your other preferences, use our free chancing engine and school search tool. You’ll be able to filter for schools based on major and all the aforementioned preferences. We’ll also let you know how you stack up against other applicants and how to improve your profile.


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