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Family and Consumer Sciences Contact

Department Chair:

Dr. Duane Whitbeck

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Contact Person:
Holly Viets

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Phone: 620-235-4457
Fax: 620-235-4686

Family & Consumer Sciences
Pittsburg State University
1701 S. Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Welcome to the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

Students in our department choose from several undergraduate programs:

Community and Family Services
Early Childhood Development
Family & Consumer Sciences Teacher Education
Fashion Merchandising
Interior Design
Interior Merchandising

And a cooperative Masters program with the Department of Technology Studies:

Career and Technical Education - with a FACS or College Teaching Emphasis

Students who complete our programs are prepared to help individuals, families, businesses, and communities cope with the challenges and complexities of today's society.

News and Events


Career Day 2014

The 2014 FCS Career Day will be held on October 24, 2014.  More information will be posted here.

Career Day 2013 video

Information and Frequently Asked Questions about Career Day

FCS Resources of Interest

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News and Events

Career Planning in Family & Consumer Sciences

Career Planning in Family & Consumer Sciences



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