Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences w/ Concentration in Child Development and Family Relations

The Department of Teaching, Leadership, and Counseling offers an online Bachelor of Science degree in Family and Consumer Sciences with a concentration in Child Development and Family Relations. Students seeking a major in Family and Consumer Sciences must complete 59 semester hours within the 120 semester hour Family and Consumer Sciences curriculum, which include Family and Consumer Sciences 1070, 1120, 4010; three hours from Family and Consumer Sciences 3030 or 4160, 4500 (12 hours) and the completion of a Family and Consumer Sciences concentration area.

The Child Development and Family Relations concentration (138E) requires 38 semester hours: Family and Consumer Sciences 1090, 2000, 2040, 2090, 2500, 3000, 3020, 4080, 4160, and 4170; Nutrition 1050; Health Education 1010; and 4 semester hours of Family and Consumer Sciences electives. (Note: A Family and Consumer Sciences elective is any course in Culinary Arts, Early Childhood Education, Family and Consumer Sciences, Hospitality Management & Tourism.)

Special requirements: Completion of an approved minor.

Contact: Dr. Rania Salman
Email: salmanr@nsula.edu
Phone: 318-357-4202
Website: Department of Teaching, Leadership, and Counseling

The baccalaureate degree in Family and Consumer Sciences is accredited by the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences.