• student in graduation cap and gown on campus

    Passion for helping drives family studies graduate's success

  • student sewing at home

    Fashion show puts Western students' design skills, resilience on display

  • Parent managing two children

    WMU education instructors offer advice for parents navigating virtual learning with young kids

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    CTE Credit

    New agreement awards qualifying students CEHD credit for CTE courses.

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences provides integrative educational programs and conducts research focused on reciprocal relationships; relationships among individuals, families and their near environments with the goal of improving the quality of life within a dynamic global community.

Healthy foods

New program offering

New Master of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics program beginning Fall 2021.

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