Become a family life educator online

The world needs people who answer the call to help individuals and families thrive. Our fully online degree in family science will prepare you for a rewarding career in family life education, ready to help others navigate whatever life throws at them.

Credits 36
Cost Per Credit $715
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Our program is offered fully online to fit your busy lifestyle!


We are committed to engaging your mind and spirit for service to Christ in the church and the world.

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Program Overview

At Concordia, we understand stories of origin shape our worldview. And while no family is perfect, every family is most definitely unique. Our master’s in family life focuses on creating family scientists who study how families affect individuals and relate to societies. With a strong emphasis on counseling, you’ll learn to bring Christ-centered compassion and understanding to the challenges that face people in today's world. 

What to Expect
Our program curriculum is aligned with the content requirements by the National Council on Family Relations. Graduates of our family life educator program are eligible to become Certified Family Life Educators through the NCFR. Our online FLE program can be completed over the course of two years through convenient eight-week courses. Want to read more about our curriculum? Click the curriculum tab above to learn more.
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