What is a Family and Consumer Sciences Degree?
The Family and Consumer Sciences concentration will be a good fit for you if you’re interested in issues affecting families and consumers, and interested in a wide range of educational subjects.
Family and Consumer Sciences students attain skills to assist families and consumers with quality of life decisions. You help alleviate their challenges related to relationships, consumer and financial resource management, personal development, nutrition and wellness, design, and balancing family and work.
A Wide Range of Career Opportunities
As a graduate of this program, you’ll enjoy flexibility in future job options. This option will prepare you for positions in agencies, government, and businesses. Career opportunities are far-reaching:
- Community Educator or Wellness Director
- Cooperative Extension Agent
- Consumer Information Specialist
- Family and Youth Agency Administrator
- Peace Corps Volunteer
- Dairy/Beef Council Educator
- Fashion Consultant
- Family Financial Adviser
- Marketing Specialist
- Public Relations Specialist
- Life Coach
- Product/Food Development
- Quality Control
- Personal Living Environments Consultant
- Financial Analyst