College of HHD

  • image shows students walking toward camera. The names of HHD's nine academic departments are shown.
  • children listen as a book is read to them. Early literacy.
  • Apparel Design and Merchandising students create from the first drawings to the completed garments.
  • community recreation at the RTM aquatic center at castaic lake.
  • nursing students learn to take blood pressure readings.
  • dancers in midair
  • Happy HHD 2018 graduates at commencement smiling at the camera

Child and Family Studies Center

teacher shows child how to tie shoe on one foot as child practices on the other footAccredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood for maintaining, the Center holds the highest standards in early childhood education and by the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.

It is a high quality instructional site where CSUN students learn teaching skills under the mentorship of master teachers and faculty as they interact with children of the community and get to know families.

Outreach efforts include programs assisting youth and their families, parenting newsletters, parenting classes, and presentations to community groups. Visit the website for the Child and Family Studies Center.