University of Montevallo

Family and Consumer Sciences
CFLE Approved
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The University of Montevallo Family & Consumer Sciences program was not only the first program of its kind in the State of Alabama, but was also one of the first programs in the entire Southeast to achieve accreditation through the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. Our curriculum has pioneered fields including vocational and retail home economics, institutional management, as well as child development throughout the state and region. Further, our program empowers individuals and families across the lifespan to manage the challenges of living and working in a diverse global society. If you are interested in pursuing a degree in this strongly interdisciplinary and highly practical, field, the University of Montevallo is the right place!

Program Overview
Department Address

Bloch Hall
Station 6385
Montevallo, AL 35115
United States

Phone Number
Undergraduate Program
Undergrad Courses Offered
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Foundations of FCS
  • Introduction to Nutrition
  • Individual & Family Development
  • Consumer Economics
  • Administration & Methods in Human Development and Family Studies
  • Family Policy
  • Child Development
  • Dynamics of Family Relationships
  • Human Sexuality
  • Professional & Career Development
  • Parenting & Guidance
  • Human Development & Family Studies Internship
  • Parenting and Guidance
  • Family Life Education
  • Implementation of Early Childhood Programs
  • Human Development & Family Studies Internship
  • Infant Development
  • Adolescent & Young Adult Development
  • Adult Development & Aging
  • Family Communication
  • Exceptional Learners in the Early Childhood and Elementary Classroom
Undergrad Accreditations/Approval
CFLE Information

NCFR recognizes schools offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs with course work that follows the Standards and Criteria required for approval as a Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE). NCFR approval allows the school to offer their graduates the opportunity to apply for Provisional Certification using the Abbreviated Application process. The CFLE Checklist represents the courses that meet the CFLE criteria at that school. Students must complete all the courses on a checklist in order to qualify to apply for the CFLE designation through the Abbreviated Application process.

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CFLE Contact
Dr. Lolita Kincade
CFLE Contact Email