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Program Coordinator:
Dr. Joyce Armstrong  940-898-2690

Major courses in this program consist of face-to-face and online formats. Face-to-face courses are only offered on the TWU Denton campus.

The Family and Consumer Sciences major is a broad program which includes preparation in general university requirements, and in specific subject matter areas of Family and Consumer Sciences including:


  • family studies
  • child development
  • food and nutrition
  • environmental design
  • fashion and textiles
  • consumer and resource management  
  • Family and Consumer Teacher Shortage Learn more link Family and Consumer Science Teach Grant link

    Completion of either the bachelor's degree (see below) or the Master of Arts in Teaching with an FCS specialization satisfies the course requirements in Texas for a Provisional Teacher Certificate in Family and Consumer Sciences allowing students to teach this subject in secondary schools.

    Admissions Process & Prerequisites

    Degree Plans

    page last updated 6/6/2017 8:45 AM