What Is FCS?
"Family and consumer sciences (FCS) is the comprehensive body of skills, research, and knowledge that helps people make informed decisions about their well being, relationships, and resources to achieve optimal quality of life. The field represents many areas, including human development, personal and family finance, housing and interior design, food science, nutrition, and wellness, textiles and apparel, and consumer issues." -American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
Why do you need an FCS class??
Family and Consumer Science Classes can benefit anyone. Not only do they help people going into those professions, they help all types of people going into all professions. FCS classes aren't just about cooking and cleaning, but help teach you how to make informed decisions to achieve your optimal quality of life.