Mission statement

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences provides integrative educational programs and conducts research focused on reciprocal relationships; relationships among individuals, families, and their near environments with the goal of improving the quality of life within a dynamic global community.

Academic programs

Bachelor degrees


Master Degrees

Doctoral Degrees


Job posting: Instructor/Assistant Professor Term Faculty Position, Family StudiesChild Life


Dietetic students place first and second in poster competition - Aug. 9

Little Dresses for Africa - April 15

Dean Li Attends Meijer Alumni Breakfast - Feb. 26

Dietetic Interns Receive Student Sustainability Grant - Feb. 3

Fashion Merchandising and Design Professor has Article Published in National Journal - Jan. 27

Family Studies Graduates with National Honors - Dec. 18

Interior Design Student Organization Sends Armed Forces Holiday Greetings - Dec. 9

Family Science Student Organization Members Named Winners in the 2015 Family Life Education Month Contest— Dec. 7