Family Studies Major

Department: Family and consumer sciences
Major: Family studies

The family studies major at Western Michigan University is an interdisciplinary program for students who desire positions in public or private human service organizations or programs related to children, families and individuals.

Academic advising for students majoring in family studies is concentrated in the College of Education and Human Development’s Office of Admissions and Advising in Sangren Hall.

Students are welcome to meet with an academic advisor by visiting the office for drop-in advising or by scheduling an appointment. Students are encouraged to meet with an advisor on campus or by phone each semester.

Advising and registration for FCS 2020 Field Experience and FCS 4290 Internship is provided within the FCS department. Please contact Melinda Holohan for more information.

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