Family and Consumer Sciences

A Bradley degree in family and consumer sciences enables you to pursue a career in social services, human development and family science, community education, government agencies, family wellness services and more.

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 gives you the tools to provide families with information, skills and resources to forge healthier relationships. With small classes, you have multiple opportunities to conduct research with faculty and present it at national conferences. The required coursework helps prepare you to take the Certified Family Life Educator exam, and a mandatory minor allows you to develop expertise in a field complementary to your career goals.

Successful Outcomes

Recent Bradley graduates have pursued careers as child educators, counselors and family support specialists. Graduates also have continued their education at Northwestern University, Pennsylvania State University and the University of Iowa.

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