Master of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences Education (Great Plains IDEA)
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Program Details

The online Family and Consumer Sciences degree offers students two tracks: a teaching certification track and another non-licensure track for educators and professionals seeking career advancement. Gain the knowledge to teach students and families in your schools and community about nutrition, finance, human development, and other vital consumer issues.

Develop your skill sets in:

  • Foundations in home economics
  • Tools for engaging students
  • Applicable research strategies

This program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA); regionally accredited schools working in partnership to provide students with online opportunities. Students apply at their school of choice.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Prospective students should check with their individual state’s licensing board for educational requirements.