Career & Professional Opportunities
Upon completion of the M.A. in Family Studies, graduates are qualified to seek paid positions in the mental health field. Family Studies graduates may seek employment in a wide variety of non-clinical areas of social service delivery, including:
- Family policy and family law
- Parenting and family life education
- Health and well-being
- Program evaluation
The program also prepares the candidate to pursue doctoral studies in related areas to become educators and researchers.
Learn more about how the University can support your post-graduate goals, and how Fairfield's tight-knit alumni network can build career and mentoring opportunities that last a lifetime.