Family and Consumer Sciences Education (B.S.)

Department of Human Development & Family Science

Your enthusiasm for teaching healthy relationships and essential life skills can lead to a rewarding career in a profession that is currently in high-demand. Passionate about the well-being of children, teenagers and their families? Thinking about a career focused on equipping young people with critical life skills which will enhance their professional and personal lives? Then check out Messiah University's fully accredited family and consumer sciences education major.

One of only two such majors in Pennsylvania, Messiah’s program equips you with a K-12 teaching certification that enables you to teach courses in child development, family dynamics, foods and nutrition, and more.

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Family Science / Studies / Relations / Ecology / Services
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