Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences Education
East Carolina University

Program Details


You can teach life skills with ECU’s Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences Education. This online program prepares educators to reach middle and high school students.

Due to the broad nature of family and consumer sciences, you will delve into subjects from food science to personal finance. Other such topics of study include:

  • Human development
  • Interior design
  • Nutrition and wellness
  • Housing

Currently, public schools need family and consumer science teachers. You can earn your degree to teach in this high-demand field.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)

School Accreditation & Licensing

East Carolina University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s)