Human Development, Bachelor of Science (B.S.): Program Admissions

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, 含羞草研究所al 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.

Beginning in Spring 2024, HD majors can apply to our NEW Human Development Honors Program 


Helpful Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

HD Program Objectives

HD Major Flyer

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

The College of Education will be hosting that students must attend prior to meeting with an Academic Advisor. We have MEWs scheduled for this Spring.

Thursday, February 16 at 2:00 pm
Wednesday, February 22 at 2:00 pm
Tuesday, March 7 at 11:30 am
Thursday, March 30 at 2:00 pm
Thursday, April 20 at 1:00 pm
Wednesday, April 26 at 2:00 pm
Friday, May 5 at 12:30 pm

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