Family & Consumer Sciences

FCS Education

UM Family and Consumer Sciences graduate Amber James holds up a sign Say Yes to FCS.

Family and Consumer Sciences Education prepares students for high demand teaching positions in Alabama and across the United States.

What You’ll Do:

  • Shape the futures of middle and high school students
  • Integrate knowledge and skills in content areas including nutrition, culinary, hospitality and tourism, fashion merchandising, interior design, child and adolescent development, parenting and education and training.
  • Teach in business and industry, public and private secondary schools, government entities and/or non-profit organizations.

Where Our Student Teachers Have Worked:

  • Alabaster City Schools
  • Hoover City Schools
  • Pelham City Schools
  • Shelby County Schools

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