Human Development and Child Studies
Pawley Hall
456 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
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(248) 370-3077
Fax: (248) 370-4242
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Teaching Opportunities
Occasionally, our department has opportunities for individuals with advanced degrees in education or other disciplines as appropriate to teach undergraduate or graduate level courses or supervise practicum experiences. Those interested in such opportunities are encouraged to submit their vita directly to graetz@oakland.edu.

Human Development and Child Studies

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The mission of the Department of Human Development and Child Studies is to provide an exceptional educational experience that promotes and celebrates educational excellence. Dedicated faculty and staff are committed to providing a supportive environment that facilitates learning and the development of students as they pursue their studies in these disciplines.

Application deadlines for all programs:
  • February 15 (early) April 15 (regular) and July 15 (late) for fall semester
  • October 1 (early) and November 15 (regular) for winter semester
  • March 1 (regular) for summer semester
International applicants


Some programs have designated starting terms; not all can start any term.