Consumer & Family Economics


Topics of Study

In this program, you will learn how individuals, families, and consumers in general, make decisions about the use and management of their resources. You will study human behavior, management theory, household planning and management, market environments, consumer activities, and behaviors which affect the individual, the family, the workplace, and society in general. You will study techniques to protect consumers from unsafe and unhealthy products; and financial strategies, debt management, and ecological impacts of consumption practices.