Brigham Young University. School of Family Life
- Existence: 1999-
The School of Family Life (est. 1999) is an instructional unit at Brigham Young University.
The School of Family Life was created in a reorganization of the earlier Department of Family Sciences in 1999. Operating as part of the College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences, the school is responsible for undergraduate and graduate instruction in the areas of Home and Family/Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Marriage, Family, and Human Development with the emphases of Family or Human Development. Directors have included James M. Harper (1999-2007), Richard B. Miller (2007-2012), and Dean M. Busby (2012- ).
Citation:Strengthening our families, c2000: t.p. (School of Family Life, Brigham Young University)
BYU Organizational History website, via WWW, Sept. 29, 2014 (School of Family Life; est. 1999, previously Department of Family Sciences; administered by College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences; provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in areas of Home and Family/Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Marriage, Family, and Human Development with the emphases of Family or Human Development; directors, James M. Harper (1999-2007), Richard B. Miller (2007-2012), and Dean M. Busby (2012- ))
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Materials are related to the graduate programs of the School of Family Life from 1981 to 2002. Materials include reports, department reviews, and proposals.
Contains reports, articles, clippings, and budgets from the department during 1947-1993. The materials pertain to research and department history.
Contains past examination questions for the Brigham Young University Marriage and Family Therapy program from approximately 1989-1999.
Contains faculty meeting minutes of Brigham Young University's Marriage and Family Therapy masters' program of the School of Family Life detailing next moves for the program from 1998-2003.
Contains 4 handbooks from Brigham Young University's Marriage and Family Therapy program for becoming an annually accredited program, marriage and family therapists, and graduate students of the program. Handbooks dated 1986-2000.
Contains materials from the School of Family Life from 1938 through 2005. The materials include minutes, correspondence, reports, and articles.
Contains annual reports of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program, correspondence, meeting minutes, admissions information, and student records.
Contains self-studies, annual accreditation reports and assorted administrative materials of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program in the Brigham Young University's School of Family Life from 1979-2003.
Contains minutes, newsletters, and papers by the National Council on Family Relations from 1938 to 1988.
Contains correspondence and published materials from professional organizations that are similar to the department. Dated 1956-1990.