Family and Consumer Sciences

A Bradley degree in family and consumer sciences enables you to pursue a career in fields as diverse as food, apparel, interior design or family development.

93% career outcomes rate for 2015-16 graduates - 95% knowledge rate
12 to 1 student faculty ratio
Top Illinois Regional University - U.S.News
100% of classes taught by faculty

The Bradley Advantage

Bradley’s family and consumer sciences degree exposes you to courses from which you can specify your interest in food, nutrition, apparel, textiles, interior design or family and child development. With small classes, you have multiple opportunities to conduct research with faculty and present it at national conferences. Additionally, you can study in industry hubs of Chicago, New York City and several European cities.

Successful Outcomes

Recent Bradley graduates have pursued careers as consumer education teachers, health promotion flight commanders for the U.S. Air Force, marketing staff for Kraft Foods and interior stylists at Nordstrom’s. Graduates also have continued their education at Northwestern University, Pennsylvania State University and the University of Iowa.

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Bradley and Peoria share much in common--a diverse population, world-class research facilities, outstanding fine arts and entertainment, and a great sense of community. In this regard, Peoria simultaneously offers the urban benefits of a big city and the personality of a small town.

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