Career Guide to UNL Majors - Family Science

Learn about the career paths of UNL students and recent graduates.


  • AmeriCorps Member, Lincoln Parks and Recreation
  • Area Rep for High Schools & Colleges, Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Assistant - Family Teacher, Boys Town
  • Assistant Manager, American Eagle Outfitters
  • Assistant Teacher, UNL Childrens Center
  • Case Manager, Adult Recovery Program, North Range Behavioral Health
  • Cash Office, Babies R Us
  • Children and Family Service Specialist, NE Dept of Health & Human Services
  • Dimension Three Assistant, QLI
  • Direct Support Specialist, Developmental Services of Nebraska
  • Drug Court Tracker, Cedars
  • Family Advocate, People's City Mission
  • Family Permanency Specialist, Nebraska Families Collaborative
  • Food and Beverage Supervisor, The Cornhusker Hotel
  • Foster Care Specialist, Christian Heritage
  • Head Start Family Advocate, Blue Valley Community Action
  • Hall Director, University of Nebraska-Kearney
  • Human Resources Assistant, Lancaster Manor
  • Infant Teacher, Sheridan Child Development Center
  • Site Supervisor, Family Service of Lincoln
  • Spiritual Growth Encourager, Back to the Bible
  • Substance Abuse Technician, Houses of Hope
  • Supervisor, YMCA-Youth Sports
  • Teacher, KinderCare Learning Center
  • Women's Advocate, Friendship Home
  • Youth Program Coordinator, Clyde Malone Community Center
  • Youth Specialist II, Cedars

Further Education

  • Accelerated Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • BSN, Winona State University
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling, University of Nebraska-Kearney
  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic
  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy, Creighton University
  • Education Psychology CLD Program, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Juris Doctorate, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • M.A. Higher Education Administration, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Marriage and Family Therapy, University of Rhode Island
  • Massage Therapy, Boulder College of Massage Therapy
  • Master of Counseling Psychology, University of Denver
  • Masters in Child Youth & Family Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masters in Counseling, Doane College
  • Masters in Counseling, University of Nebraska-Omaha
  • Masters in Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masters in Social Work, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Masters in Therapeutic Recreation, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Nursing, Methodist College
  • P.E. degree, Peru State College
  • PhD in Couples and Family Therapy, Ohio State University
  • Youth Development, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


  • Child Life Intern, Shriners Hospital for Children
  • Intern, AseraCare Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Intern, Campus Night Light
  • Intern, CEDARS
  • Intern, Friendship Home
  • Intern, UNL Campus Recreation
  • Special Events Intern, City Impact
  • Student Intern, AseraCare Hospice Omaha

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