What can I become with a Family and Consumer Sciences Degree?

  • WIC Agent
  • Retail Store Manager
  • Nutritionist
  • Small Business Owner
  • Teacher
  • County Extension Agent
  • Designer
  • Sales Associate
  • Merchandiser
  • Family Educator
  • Entrepreneur
  • Human Service Provider
  • 4-H Leader
  • Life Style Journalist
  • Culinary Artist
  • Child Care Provider
 
Does a Family and Consumer Sciences Degree make $$ and Sense?
 
The Chicago Tribune reports that college graduates earn on average 75% more money than those who only have a high school degree. In particular, graduates with a FCS degree typically can earn between $29,000 and $48,000 for entry level jobs. (NACE 2011 Salary Report)