Military Families

Graduate Certificate

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Quick Facts

Credits Required: 12
Cost Per Credit: $500
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College of Applied Science and Technology

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Military Families provides a specific, disciplinary understanding of issues facing modern military families and cultivates skills for those working with, or intending to work in careers that support, military members and their families. In this online graduate certificate program, our aim is to educate current and future professionals regarding military cultural and leadership factors, along with normative family processes, stresses and coping strategies. Students will learn to appreciate the unique experiences of military members and their families and the resultant implications for helping professionals serving this population.

Completion of this certificate requires 9 units of online courses and 3 units of internship.

*Residents of some U.S. Territories may not be eligible. Please see our Eligibility & State Authorization page for more information.


The curriculum for this program includes:

FCSC 511B / HUSV 511: Understanding the Modern United States Military Family
AED 520: Leadership, Mentoring and Advocacy: Principles and Practice
HUSV 560: Trauma Informed Care