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Family and Consumer Sciences - Teacher Education

Illinois State University

48 months
27069 USD/year
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Our Family and Consumer Sciences - Teacher Education program at Illinois State University  meets the Illinois teacher licensure requirements. Teacher candidates can get an Illinois teacher's license in a four or two-year degree program . Graduates are qualified to teach 6th through 12th grades in all areas of FCS. Endorsement options are also available.


You can apply to this university with the help of INTO, free of charge. If you satisfy the university admission requirements and the minimum English language scores you can choose the option of direct undergraduate admission. They will help you apply to multiple universities at once, take care of the student I-20 Form for US entry, and will not charge you any fees for the university application. 

Why study Family and Consumer Sciences - Teacher Education program at Illinois State University 

Professional administrators contact Illinois State first for qualified teacher candidates. FCS students have a strong community and support system. 

Our student organization, strong peer network, and faculty provide a sense of belonging. 

The program also has a strong alumni base. There are many scholarships and opportunities for teaching assistantships. Most undergraduate teaching assistants are FCS teacher education students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Introduction to Family & Consumer Sciences
  • Human & Family Development
  • Fundamentals of Human Nutrition
  • Introduction to Teaching Family & Consumer Sciences 
  • Principles of Food Preparation
  • Problem Solving & Research Methods in Family & Consumer Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.

  • High School Diploma. Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Tuition Fee

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    27069 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 27069 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Normal

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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