Family & Consumer Sciences (B.S.)

Department of Human Development, Family Studies, and Counseling

Family and Consumer Sciences studies the relationship between individuals, families and the communities in which they live and helps them make informed decisions to improve their quality of life. The subject matter in this field covers a variety of topics, including:

  • Family studies
  • Child development
  • Food and nutrition
  • Environmental design
  • Fashion and textiles
  • Consumer and resource management
  • Work-based learning
Degree Level
Program Delivery
Area(s) of Study
Family Science / Studies / Relations / Ecology / Services
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)