Human Development and Family Science

College of Health & Human Performance

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Campus (Face to Face)

Program Website:

GRE (or other entrance exam) Not Required!

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Sandy Lookabaugh, Director of Graduate Programs

Mailing Address:
340 Rivers Bldg., Department of Human Development & Family Science, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858

(252) 328-4276

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority February 15th ** ** ** **
Graduate School August 1st * * * *

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

Rolling Admission- will start the review process before the Priority Deadline passes and continue after the deadline.

NOTE: The priority deadline is for students seeking assistantships for this program. Applications can be submitted and will be reviewed beyond this deadline but assistantship awards may be limited.

**This program does not have a Priority Deadline for this term.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:
  • Completed application form
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose/Intent


Child Development/Early Intervention

Child Life

Family Life Education/Family Studies