College of Education and Professional Studies

Human Environmental Sciences

The Department of Human Environmental Sciences offers preparation for professional careers in three different undergraduate areas. These programs lead to a Bachelor of Science Degree in: Fashion Marketing; Family Life Education - Child Development, Family Life Education - Marriage and Family, Family Life Education - Gerontology and Nutrition; and Dietetics and Food Management.  

The department also offers four Master of Science Degrees which include Family and Child Studies: Family Life Education, LMFT, Infant Child Specialist, and also Nutrition and Food Management. The Child Study Center in Human Environmental Sciences Department serves as an integral teaching/learning facility for students. The department has eight full-time faculty members, who all hold an earned doctorate, and four full-time staff.

Admission Information


Child Study Center:

The Child Study Center provides half day programs for young children using best practices based on established quality standards and research in the field. The program supports the education, training and research efforts of UCO students and faculty while offering of valuable learning experiences for our children and families. Read More

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Contact Information:

Department of Human Environmental Sciences
College of Education & Professional Studies
University of Central Oklahoma
100 N University Dr
Edmond, OK 73034-5209

Department Telephone: (405) 974-5551
Department Fax: (405) 974-3850

Rita Roblesky, Administrative Assistant III
Dr. Kaye Sears, Department Chair