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Department Chair:

Dr. Duane Whitbeck

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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

Family and Consumer Sciences News

Career Day 2013

This is an opportunity for high school seniors and juniors to visit our program, learn about career opportunities, meet the faculty and students, and explore some of the things that they will do and learn if they joined our department as a student.

We are looking forward to another exciting Career Day.  This years event will take place on Tuesday - October 29, 2013. 

Registration Form ( PDF | Word )         Information and Frequently Asked Questions

Here are the links to the registration information.  Please print it off, complete, then mail it or Fax it to us. 
Also, a link to Information and Frequently Asked Questions about the event is provided.

This years theme:  FACS and Furious:  Driving Towards Careers in FCS
PSU Family and Consumer Sciences
2013 Career Day  2013
Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

FCS Career Day Videos - 2013 | 2011 video1 video2 |

FCS in the News

This is going to be an ongoing update of news related to alumni, students and the field at large.

Robyn Studebaker (BSE in Family & Consumer Sciences 2009, MS in Career & Technical Education- Family & Consumer Sciences, 2011) will receive the Kansas Cable Telecommunications Horizon Award.  This award is sponsored by the Kansas State Department of Education and the Kansas Cable Telecommunications Association. This program recognizes exemplary first-year educators.  Robyn Teaches at Central Heights High School, Central Heights USD 288.

Paula Baker FCS Education alumni (1980) was promoted to Chief Executive Officer of Freeman Health Systems in Joplin, Missouri. (article)