Family and Consumer Sciences, Teacher Endorsement

The Family and Consumer Sciences Department provides students the opportunity to obtain a Teacher Endorsement for secondary education (6-12th) in Family and Consumer Sciences.

Students will major in Family and Consumer Sciences and minor in Secondary Education. Programs of study at the secondary level include the following: fashion, child development, housing and interior design, culinary arts, nutrition and wellness, family relations, and financial management.

For more information, please contact Program Coordinator: Dr. Jada Brooks, (804) 524-8340, or

FACS Teacher Endorsement Curriculum

Virginia State University Department of Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Website

For teaching education license requirements: Virginia Department of Education Website

Family and Consumer Sciences Educator Resource