Family and Consumer Education

This program leads to professional training for teaching homemaking in secondary schools, for extension services or as a home economist with various business or social agencies. Requirements for an Associate of Science Degree are as follows:

General Education Requirements: (38 credits)

Your choices as generally outlined in the General Education section of the catalog except the following:

ART 1120
Basic Design (FA)
3
BIOL 1050
Human Biology (LS)
3
CHEM 1110
Elementary Chemistry (PS)
4
CHEM 111L
Elementary Chemistry Lab
1
CHEM 1120
Elementary Chemistry (PS)
4
CHEM 112L
Elementary Chemistry Lab
1
HFST 1020
Principles of Nutrition (IC)
3
HFST 1500
Human Development (SS)
3

Home and Family Studies Core Requirements: (24 credits)

HFST 111R
Clothing Construction
3
HFST 1240
Principles of Food Management
3
HFST 1400
Courtship and Marriage
3
HFST 2130
Interior Design
3
HFST 2250
Personal and Consumer Management
3
HFST 2400
Family Relations
3
BMGT 1210
Personal Finance
3
EDUC 2200
Introduction to Education
3

Recommended Additional Courses

HFST 1130
Quilt Making Styles and Techniques
2
HFST 1260
Weight Control and Eating Behaviors
2
HFST 1300
Personal and Family Health
2
HFST 2200
Clothing and the Individual
2
HFST 2500
Early Childhood
3
HFST 2610
Guidance of Young Children
3
HFST 2620
Creative Experience for Children
3