PhD in Family Studies Information Session


Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 6:00pm

The PhD and combined MA/PhD programs in Family Studies at Montclair State University promote the well-being of all types of families across the life span, across cultures and throughout the world through research, scholarship, advocacy, prevention and intervention.

Students in the programs develop expertise in self-chosen areas of study through research and scholarship to become effective advocates for policies, practices, and interventions that promote family health.

Graduates of the program will have a wide range of professional opportunities, including careers as:

  • Academic faculty members
  • Program administrators
  • Researchers and evaluators
  • Policymakers focused on children, youth, adults, older adults and families

To learn more, please join us for an Information Session on Wednesday, December 19th at 6pm in University Hall.  To register, please email