Family & Consumer Sciences Education

BSE Education Checksheet

FACS BSE Academic Map

Choose the profession that impacts lives. . . Become a teacher of Family & Consumer Sciences!

The Department of Family & Consumer Sciences offers a Bachelor of Science in Education (BSE) degree in Family & Consumer Sciences.  BSE graduates are prepared for licensure in secondary (7 – 12) family consumer sciences.

In addition to FACS secondary teaching positions, career opportunities in business, industry and the public sector are available to the graduate with an education degree in family and consumer sciences.

Positions in the following career areas are available to the FACS education major:

  • Educator in business, industry, public affairs, and governmental agencies
  • Specialist/director, consumer affairs
  • Cooperative Extension Service, FACS Agent and 4-H Agent
  • Head Start Director
  • Test Kitchen Director
  • Department of Health educator
  • Community and technical college teacher


Recent Education Placements of UCA BSE graduates:

  • Arkansas School for the Deaf
  • Benton High School
  • Bryant High School
  • Cabot High School
  • Conway Junior High School
  • Conway High School, East
  • Eldorado High School
  • Jacksonville High School
  • Jonesboro High School
  • Lonoke Junior High School
  • Maumelle High School
  • Maumelle Middle School
  • North Little Rock High School
  • Van Buren High School


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