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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Career Development Center

MAVMajors INFO - Family Consumer Science

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/cdc/students/majors/mavmajors/familyconsumerscience.html

 

Bachelor of Science in Family Consumer Science

  • Including options in:
    Child Development and Family Studies
    Dietetics
    Family Consumer Science Education
    Foods and Nutrition.

 

Office location -  102 Wiecking Center
Phone: 507-389-2421



Department website 

 

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The Department and Advising

Admission requirements –
1. Admission to Major is granted by the department.

  • Degree Requirements & Policies
    Minimum University admission requirements are:
    1.     a minimum of 32 earned semester credit hours
    2.     a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 (2.8 FCS Education)


How to declare this major 

 

  • In the College of Allied Health and Nursing, majors are declared within each department's main office.
  • Contact the Advising Center.
    Shirley Murray, Academic Advisor for the College
    124 Myers Fieldhouse
    507-389-5194

The current undergraduate bulletin for this major –

 Graduate responses 1 year after graduation

 

What do the experts say about a major in Family Consumer Science


Occupational Outlook Handbook


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The Princeton Review


College Board


iSeek.org


O*NET

 

Take action and network with people in the field of Family Consumer Science

On campus clubs

Memorial Library Guides


Read more about Family Consumer Science


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