Are you interested in preparing for a dynamic career in the 21st century? The Family and Consumer Sciences Department (FACS) offers a gateway to a life long career serving families.
Family and Consumer Sciences has been called the discipline of a 1,000 job titles; in reality, that may be an understatement. With a degree in FACS, you will be prepared to enter careers in the content areas of foods/nutrition, human development/family, interior design/housing, clothing/textiles, and consumer economics/management.
The American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) is one of the oldest professional societies in the United States. Founded in 1909, its purpose is to improve the quality and standards of individuals and family life through programs that educate, influence public policy, disseminate information and publish research findings.