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Family & Consumer Sciences

What are the Family & Consumer Sciences?

Classes in family and consumer sciences focus on hospitality & tourism, human services, design, retail, and merchandising.

  • Hospitality & Tourism encompasses the management, marketing and operations of restaurants and other food services, lodging, attractions, recreation events and travel related services.
  • Human Services connects you to careers that relate to families and human needs.
  • Learn about the design industry all the way from stitch to pitch to sales floor.

FCS Course Standards and Support Materials:

For programs that have already undergone the alignment process please visit:

 FCS STEM-fusion

FCS STEM-fusion encompasses science, technology, engineering and mathematics in the FCS classroom.   FCS is STEM!

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Theresa Golis
Program Quality Manager, Family & Consumer Sciences, 208.429.5511