Stephen F. Austin State University

Program Goals

Family and Consumer Sciences Goals

Each year our faculty develop short-term and long-term goals for our program. These goals assist us in addressing enrollment trends, industry needs, and student outcomes.


1. Support Say Yes to FCS Initiative/grant

2. Involve students in AAFCS/TAFCS opportunities by attending conferences, presenting research to encourage professional growth and preparation for careers and leadership opportunities.

3. Update and maintain the HMS/FCS website page.

4. Support FCSSO goals and leaders.

5. Meet with new on campus FCS Distance Alliance management to review procedures

6. Revise 475 to include 400 content for FCS BS degree plan.

7. Add content questions to 475 study course on elder care, changing generations, sustainability, hospitality, color theory, online fashion design.