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If you have a passion for equipping middle and high school students with practical skills in the consumer sciences, the Human Sciences - Family and Consumer Sciences Education (online) course at South Dakota State University can provide you with the information, techniques and personal experience needed to gain teaching licensure. 

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Overview

Taught entirely online, this  Human Sciences - Family and Consumer Sciences Education (online) course at South Dakota State University offers flexible course options. 

Option A may especially appeal to graduates with a bachelor’s degree in nutrition, human development or another area of family and consumer sciences who are interested in becoming certified to teach family and consumer sciences. 

Option B focuses on professional development and advancement, and would benefit family and consumer sciences teachers (grades 7-12), extension educators, 4-H professionals, curriculum specialists, service unit educators as well as human resources professionals in government, business or industry.

Career Opportunities

  • Family and consumer sciences educator
  • Director of a childcare center
  • Director of a social services program
  • Product developer
  • Financial planner
  • Family advocate

Accreditation

The programs in Teaching, Learning, and Leadership are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Exceptional Learners 
  • Education in a Pluralistic Society
  • Current Issues in Education
  • Adolescent Psychology 
  • Practicum 
  • History and Philosophy of Family and Consumer Sciences 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

36 alternative credits

or 38-41 Credit Hours

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 to receive unconditional admission. 
  • A professional academic transcript evaluation for degrees earned outside the United States(This requirement cannot be waived unless your highest degree was earned or will be earned in the U.S. prior to enrollment at SDSU).
    • If you are completing your bachelor's degree at the time of application, you may submit an incomplete evaluation. If you are accepted, a complete transcript and/or evaluation with completed degree will be required by the end of your first semester of coursework.
  • Official U.S. transcripts where a degree is earned (or will be earned), and official U.S. transcripts where graduate level coursework has been taken.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    466 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 466 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    466 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 466 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    466 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 466 USD per credit during 24 months.

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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