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Department of Human Sciences

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Welcome to the Department of Human Sciences

The department prepares graduates for careers and for graduate and professional schools through academic programs that engage them in research to solve stakeholder problems. The faculty develops research programs that generate new knowledge based on emerging trends and provide educational experiences that prepare students for careers in human sciences and related fields.

A Bachelor of Science degree in Human Sciences is offered with the following concentrations in:
Foodservice/Restaurant Management
Hospitality and Tourism Management
Human Development and Family Studies
Merchandising, Textiles and Design
Nutrition and Food Science

The Department operates the UAPB Child Development Center for ages 18 months to 4 years. The Center is accredited by the Arkansas Department of Human Services, Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education. For more information, visit the Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership page.

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The Department of Human Sciences is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.

Contact Us

Dr. Marilyn Bailey
Interim Chair
Phone: (870) 575-8807
Department of Human Sciences
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
1200 North University Drive
Mail Slot 4971
Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71601
Phone: (870) 575-8817
Fax: (870) 575-4684

* Child Development Center Nutrition Notice for Parents