• avery green by graffiti wall art

    FCS student aims to clean up the fashion industry.

  • Dr. Montgomery with FCS staff

    Dr. Montgomery stops by the professional experience and networking event on March 20, 2018.

  • Students being led through the Valley Dining Center

    Students from Foodservice Operations and Sustainability tour WMU's Valley Dining Center.

  • Still image of interior design studioInter

    Interior design students showcase their work in the studio.

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's degrees


Graduate Certificates

Master's Degrees

Doctoral Degrees



WMU to expand offerings in youth and community development - Aug. 10

WMU student aims to clean up the fashion industry - July 23

Students honored for entrepreneurial innovation - May 8

2017 FCS Newsletter - Dec. 7

Three members of CEHD community shine in 2018 excellence in diversity awards - Nov. 30

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