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Family and Consumer Sciences, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
This program concentration focuses on preparing students for careers as teachers, specifically in the middle and high school setting. At the secondary school level, Family and Consumer Sciences provide opportunities for students to develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes and behaviors needed for work and family life.

Overview

Additionally, the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences curriculum is designed to provide students with the competencies necessary for improving the physical, emotional, physiological, and educational well-being of individuals and families. Further, the program focuses on the study of interpersonal relationships within the family. Social, physical, emotional, and cognitive changes during infancy, childhood, adolescence, and adulthood also are emphasized.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The aim of the Program is to provide students comprehensive training in subject matters such as foods and nutrition, dietetics, textiles and clothing, fashion, human development, housing, family, child, community development, teacher education, and resource management.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • A completed application
  • Completed International Applicant Supplement
  • Official or certified copies of all academic records (in Native Language) to include examinations from the examinations councils (copies will not be accepted). 
  • Translated academic records/ transcripts, originals only, copies not accepted (We recommend World Education Services)
  • SAT or ACT scores
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores for non-native English speakers.
  • Two letters of recommendation (one must be from your Guidance Counselor) (Freshmen only). 
  • Personal Statement or essay on your Future Aspirations  
  • US$25.00 non-refundable application fee
  • Proof of Immunization

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16060 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16060 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    5540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5540 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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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