With a BSE in Secondary Education-Family Consumer Sciences option, you will be ready for certification from kindergarten through grade 12. You will have the opportunity to teach in high schools, middle schools, career centers, and continuing education centers. At UCM, you will be joining a program with over 100 years of tradition on preparing FCS teachers as you take courses in culinary, textiles, nutrition, child development, and more!
Family Consumer Science educators are in critical need. This program has 100% job placement. With this degree, you will be actively recruited to teach FCS by school districts nationwide.
You will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the Family Consumer Sciences Education program to:
As a student of Family Consumer Sciences, you will have multiple opportunities to be involved at the local, state, and national levels, including:
UCM is the longest continuously CAEP accredited public institution in Missouri
The Family Consumer Sciences program at UCM is nationally accredited by the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences