The Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Development (HD) is designed to support student learning about the mechanisms of growth and change across the lifespan. With areas of focus in developmental science, educational psychology and statistical methodology, HD majors will explore the biological, social, emotional, and cognitive processes of learning and development from conception to old age in diverse social and cultural contexts.

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Please contact the Office of Student Services,, or 301-405-2364.

Dr. Jennie Lee-Kim
Director, Human Development Undergraduate Major
College of Education
3942 Campus Drive
Benjamin Building, Suite 3304
College Park, MD 20742