Department of Family and Consumer Science

Photo of SAFCS StudentsEast Central University's Family and Consumer Sciences Program prepares students for countless career opportunities - helping them create better lives for themselves, their families and their communities.

Family and Consumer Sciences professionals work in the following areas:

  • foods and nutrition
  • design and consulting
  • research
  • education
  • media
  • child development
  • human services
  • retail merchandising
  • consumer affairs
  • the Cooperative Extension Service

FCS students are encouraged to be involved in the Student Association of Family and Consumer Sciences and have the opportunity to join Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society. If you care about people, invest in your future...major in Family and Consumer Sciences.