Family and Consumer Sciences

Lamar University

24 months
2772 USD/module
2772 USD/module
1527 USD/module
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Our graduate degree allows you to choose courses in foods and nutrition, family studies, and other areas within the field. You'll be able to choose among daytime and online courses, and you'll have opportunities to participate in workshops and travel/study tours.

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The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences is characterized by professional disciplines bound by the common theme of rendering service to individuals, families and communities, addressing fundamental human needs.

Undergraduate and graduate students in our programs develop knowledge, skills, and competencies required for careers in nutrition, hospitality, interior design, apparel and textiles, human services, or family and consumer sciences education. Students participating in our courses whose majors lie outside of our degree program also gain enhanced capacity to serve others.

The Department attracts capable students and equips them with the knowledge and skills to raise quality of life at the personal, family, community and global levels.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Applications in Kinesiology
  • Health Promotion Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Application Requirements

For entering freshmen, a complete application packet requires three components.

  • A completed undergraduateapplication submitted through the statewide Apply Texas system.
  • An SAT or ACT score sent to Lamar University by the testing agency. Use SAT Code 6360 or ACT Code 4114.
  • A high school transcript showing class size and class rank. Upon graduation, a final transcript should be submitted showing class rank, date of graduation and graduation plan.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2772 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2772 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2772 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2772 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    1527 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1527 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.


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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