Students with degrees in Family and Consumer Sciences can be employed as consumer affairs specialists, family life educators, and education program specialists in business, industry, government, and cooperative extension. Students who want to teach Family and Consumer Science courses in middle and high schools should complete this degree and transfer to CSU and complete the requirements for a single subjects teaching credential. Family and Consumer Science certificate information is available.

Scholarships and Resources

Open Education Database recently developed two holistic financial aid guides specifically for women. Scholarships for Women and Scholarships & Grants for Single Moms breaks down available grants, scholarships, and fellowships, along with useful tips and tricks.