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Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"


What Can I Do With a Major In Family and Consumer Sciences?


BulletStudents with a degree in Family and Consumer Sciences could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.


BulletDepartment Manager

BulletSales Representative

BulletConsumer Educator

BulletExtension Educator

BulletPersonnel Manager

BulletFamily Financial Adviser

BulletPublic Relations Specialist

BulletHome Economist

BulletMarketing Specialist

BulletRetail Manager

BulletTerritory Sales Manager

BulletProject Manager

BulletEducational Therapist

BulletFashion Consultant

BulletFashion Consultant

BulletG.R.A.D.S. Coordinator

BulletChild Care Director

BulletConsumer Response Coordinator

BulletHuman Resource Coordinator

BulletProposal Specialist

BulletInterior Design/Sales Manager

BulletEducation Resource Officer

Bullet4-H Program Assistant

BulletCooperative Extension Agent

BulletPlanning Officer

BulletTravel Consultant

BulletFood Service Manager

BulletConsumer Information Specialist

BulletInsurance Agent

BulletAdult Basic Education Instructor

BulletConsumer Adviser

BulletHuman Services Worker

BulletDisplay Director

BulletSenior Center Director


To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...


Related family and consumersciences links:

National Council on Aging


Gerontological Society of America


Careers in Child and Family Policy


National Council on Family Relations

Bullet"What Can I Do With A Major In...?" Bullet Personality & Careers Bullet



Ron Vick, MA, LPC
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