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Family & Consumer Sciences Option – Career and Technical Education, B.S.


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The family and consumer sciences education option is for students interested in teaching family and consumer sciences subjects at the high school or post-secondary level.

Content areas include

  • Early Childhood Development
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Apparel and Textiles
  • Interior Design and Housing
  • Personal Finance
  • Consumer Management

Completion of this option qualifies you for an Idaho secondary teaching certificate (6-12) in family and consumer sciences and usually economics, health and science (based on selected electives).

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Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, Idaho 83844-3082

Phone: 208-885-6587

Fax: 208-885-1071