Online Courses for Family & Consumer Science

Family and Consumer Sciences is a discipline that prepares young people for living in today's world as well as tomorrow's. Students majoring in family science learn about issues such as marriage and relationship dynamics, parent-child relations, the relational processes of divorce, stepfamilies, sexuality, child and human development, managing family resources, family conflict and violence, and much more. They become engaged problem-solvers. Graduates from family and consumer science programmes are prepared to work with individuals and families in various settings including schools, private and public human agencies, and business. Careers in this field include Child, Family, and School Social Workers, Education Administrators, Elementary, Middle, and High School Teachers, Health Educators, Personal Financial Advisors and Preschool Educators/Teachers.

Family & Consumer Science