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Family & Consumer Sciences

Physical address:
 751 Campus Drive
 Mary Hall "Niccolls" building
 Main office room 103

Mailing address:
 875 Perimeter Dr. MS 3183
 Moscow, ID 83844-3183

 phone: (208) 885-6546
 fax: (208) 885-5751


Coeur d'Alene

College of 
Agricultural & Life Sciences
University of Idaho
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2277
phone: (208) 667-2588
toll free: (888) 208-2268
fax: (208) 664-1272



College of 
Agricultural & Life Sciences
University of Idaho
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702
phone: (208) 334-2999
toll free: (866) 264-7384
fax: (208) 364-4035

Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences

The School of Family and Consumer Sciences provides programs in instruction, research, and extension. The School offers Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees. Undergraduate majors include: Child Family and Consumer Studies programs in Child Development/Family Relations, Family Life; Early Childhood Development and Education; Clothing, Textiles and Design; and Food and Nutrition, including an accredited Coordinated Program in Dietetics. more...

Child, Family and Consumer StudiesChild, Family and Consumer Studies

Learn to provide stimulating learning environments and enriching activities for individuals and families.

Clothing, Textiles and DesignClothing, Textiles and Design

Learn how textile and apparel products are developed, designed, manufactured, tested for quality assurance and distributed to customers.

Early Childhood Development and EducationEarly Childhood Development and Ed

Qualify for the Idaho Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education (ECE/ECSE) blended teacher certification. 

Food and NutritionFood and Nutrition

Learn how foods affect the body on a biochemical level, and acquire skills to become a clinical, community or managerial dietitian.

Family and Consumer Sciences MSFamily and Consumer Sciences M.S. 

Master the fundamentals of qualitative, quantitative, and action research within the field of family and consumer sciences. Choose between thesis and project tracks.

Instruction, Research & Extension


Improving your life through an extraordinary education in nutrition, clothing, home, family and finance research. More