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Family and Consumer Sciences Education (B.S.)

This program prepares graduates to teach in both middle and high school.  

Graduates possess excellent qualifications for working with 4-H youth or in FCS educator positions with the USDA Cooperative Extension Service. 

The demand for Family and Consumer Science teachers and extension agents is high due to current and projeted shortages.
 

FCS Ed. Teacher Employment Statistics from U.S. Dept. of Labor & Statistics

 

Available Courses

  • Food Preparation and Composition
  • Lifecycle Nutrition
  • Introductory Apparel Production
  • Dress, Appearance and Culture
  • Introduction to the Family
  • Identity and Sexuality
  • Family Housing and Design

 

Suggested Curriculum Guide

 

For further information on this program, please contact
Academic Advisor: Michelle Clouse
 


Students in the FCS Ed. program are invited to participate in a study abroad course in Florence, Italy with the Applied Human Sciences Department.

Contact:  859-622-3445 /  ahs@eku.edu  

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