Department of Family and Consumer Science

East 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.

ECU FCS Saves the Day (PowerPoint Viewer needed to view this presentation.) DOWNLOAD HERE

FCS Road to Success (PowerPoint Viewer needed to view this presentation.) DOWNLOAD HERE

Spring 2011 FCS Newsletter (pdf)

Spring 2010 FCS Newsletter (pdf)

Fall 2009 FCS Newsletter (pdf)

Spring 2009 FCS Newsletter (pdf)

Fall 2008 FCS Newsletter (pdf)

Spring 2008 FCS Newsletter (pdf)

Photo of SAFCS Students