Career Guide to UNL Majors - Family Science

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  • 7-12 Family Consumer Science Teacher, Elm Creek Public School
  • AmericCorps Vista, FIRST
  • Assistant Director, Kelly Morris
  • Assistant Teacher, Lakeshore Schools
  • Child Care Provider, YMCA
  • Dance Teacher and Assistant, HJ Dance
  • Early Head Start Family Educator, Community Action Partnership, Lancaster Co
  • ECE Teacher, Teach for America
  • Family Permanency Specialist/Caseworker, Nebraska Families Collaborative
  • Family Service Specialist, Pathfinder
  • Family Support Specialist, Better Living Counseling Services
  • Farmer/Rancher, Lane Sommer
  • Careers Educator, Lincoln Public Schools
  • Customer Service Representative, Triple A
  • District Representative, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Family Partner 2, Owens Educational System
  • Foster Care Specialist, KVC Nebraska
  • Inter Governmental Specialist, Young Williams Child Support Services
  • Intern, C&A industries
  • Juvenile Detention Officer, Lancaster County Juvenile Detention Center
  • Leadership Development Postgraduate Intern, NCAA
  • Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Nebraska Children & Family Foundation
  • Ministry Staff, Campus Crusade for Christ
  • Nanny, Angela Korpas
  • Office Assistant, Sid Dillon
  • Para Educator, Lincoln Public Schools
  • Paralegal, Jantzen Law Office
  • Personal Trainer, Anytime Fitness
  • Physical Therapy Tech Assistant, Husker Rehab and Wellness Center
  • Primary Teacher, Montessori Educational Centers
  • Recruitment Director, Colorado Republican Committee
  • Scheduler, United States Senate
  • Team Missionary, NET Ministries
  • Tracker with Life Skills Center, Cedars

Further Education

  • Accelerated Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • Bachelors of Nursing, Bryan LGH
  • BSN, Winona State University
  • Certified Professional Midwife, Midwives College of Utah
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling,UNK
  • Counseling, Grace University
  • Counseling & Student Development, Kansas State University
  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Palmer College of Chiropractic
  • Doctor of Occupational Therapy, Creighton University
  • Education Psychology CLD Program, UNL
  • Initial Teacher Certification, UNK
  • M.A. Higher Education Administration, UNL
  • Marriage and Family Therapy, University of Rhode Island
  • Massage Therapy, Boulder College of Massage Therapy
  • Master of Arts in Counseling, Doane College
  • Master of Arts in Elementary Education, UNL
  • Masters in Social Work, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Master of Counseling Psychology, University of Denver
  • Masters in Counseling, University of Nebraska-Omaha
  • Masters in Education, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Masters in Social Welfare, University of Kansas
  • Masters in Social Work, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • Masters in Therapeutic Recreation, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Masters of Psychology, University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Masters-Marriage and Family Therapy, UNL
  • Nursing, Methodist College
  • Pharmacy School, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • School Psychology, University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Youth Development, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


  • Child Life Intern, Shriners Hospital for Children
  • LPS Head Start Intern, Community Action Partnership
  • Intern, AseraCare Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Intern, Campus Night Light
  • Intern, CEDARS
  • Intern, Friendship Home
  • Intern, UNL Campus Recreation
  • Maternal Child Health Intern, Lancaster County Health Department
  • Special Events Intern, City Impact
  • Student Intern, AseraCare Hospice Omaha
  • Teaching Assistant Intern, Bubbles & Blocks Child Development Center
  • Youth on the Move, Americorps

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