Family & Consumer Sciences Outcomes

As a teacher of family consumer sciences, you will have a direct impact on the lives of individuals, the health of families, and the welfare of society. You will help to shape the future in a very direct way. A certificate to teach family and consumer sciences in Pennsylvania specifically qualifies an individual to teach the following subject areas: Human development Child care and development Consumer education Food science and nutrition Balancing work, family, and community responsibilities Teaching is not the only professional career option with a degree in FCS. Graduates also have career opportunities in child care and development, adult education, education administration, the food service and hospitality industries, home health care, recreational and occupational therapy, and as educational specialists in industry and business.