Family and Consumer Sciences Department at The Harding University
and Consumer Sciences (FCS) has been part of the Harding University since its
founding in 1924. Each student is given opportunities for networking with
professionals through on-campus lecture series, career shadowing, field trips,
internships, and attendance at professional meetings.
multidimensional with the overall mission of assisting individuals, families
and communities in making informed decisions about well-being, relationships,
and resources to achieve optimal quality of life. The building blocks of human
existence-food, clothing, shelter, human relationships, family life, consumer
products and services remain the foundation of research, and practice.