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


WMU Interior Design Students Place at MSU Design Charrette - April 4

Alumna Angela Harness designs Colorado Springs office space - Feb. 3

Christine Robinson and Dr. Richard Zinser beginning new positions - Jan. 18

FCS Chair Gary Bischof presenting for honors college deanship - Oct. 28, 2016

FCS faculty member Dr. Duncan Lane has article in Journal of Marriage and Family Review - Sept. 30, 2016

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