Internship, Research, & Experiential Learning Opportunities

Students in the Human Development and Family Sciences major are provided with significant opportunities for experiential learning.

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Gain valuable real-world experiences in our field by completing your required semester-long internship during your final semester
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You've read the research, now it is time to become the researcher! Gain experience as a research assistant by volunteering or receiving course credit
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HDFS 3358: Practicum

Interested in more hands-on experiences? Complete a Practicum in Child Development (HDFS 3358) at the Child Development Center
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CDC Guidelines

Texas State University Child Development Center's Guidelines for HDFS Students