Texas Tech University

Youth Development Undergraduate Minor

The interdisciplinary minor/concentration in youth development provides a foundation in human development targeting developmental issues unique to adolescence. Students will learn to work with youth audiences, particularly in promoting comprehensive wellness and leadership development.

  • 18 hour concentration
  • A 2.0 GPA minimum is required, but students must also satisfy the GPA requirements for specific courses.

Required Courses

  • HDFS 3310 - Prenatal and Infant Development - 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • HDFS 3316 - Development in Adolescence - 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • HUSC 3325 - Comprehensive Wellness for Adolescents - 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • HUSC 3350 - Special Topics in Human Sciences - 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • HUSC 4308 - Developing and Evaluating Youth Programs - 3 Semester Credit Hours
  • CFAS 4300 - Coaching Leaders - 3 Semester Credit Hours