Graduate Catalog 2004-2005
Master of Family and Consumer Sciences
The Master of Family and Consumer Sciences (M.F.C.S.) degree, offered in the School of Family and Consumer Sciences, prepares students for professional positions in business, industry, research, government, and various human service settings. The degree also serves as an excellent background for students interested in obtaining a doctoral degree. Within the M.F.C.S. degree program, students specialize in one of two areas: human development and family studies or food and nutrition. A detailed description of the Master of Family and Consumer Sciences program is found under the heading of Family and Consumer Sciences in the “Graduate Programs and Courses” section of this catalog.