MSFCS: General

The Master of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences General concentration is designed for working professionals and is available completely online. Select from courses in FCS areas such as child and family studies, gerontology, food science or nutrition. Students may choose to conduct a Master’s thesis or select a non-thesis track to complete the degree.

Program Highlights

  • The MSFCS General concentration is designed so students can earn an advanced degree completely online while continuing in their careers.

Application Requirements

Admission to the master's program is determined primarily on the basis of the applicant's undergraduate grade-point average (GPA) and score attained on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Applicants for unconditional or conditional admission must meet the university requirements listed in the university catalog and one of the following requirements:

Unconditional Admission

Conditional Admission

Unclassified Admission

Applicants for degree seeking status who meet the minimum GPA requirements for conditional admission but cannot provide a satisfactory official qualifying exam score may be granted unclassified admission. Unclassified students may enroll for one semester only and for a maximum of two graduate courses. They must achieve a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Continued enrollment as a degree-seeking student after the initial semester is subject to satisfactory completion of the requirements for conditional or unconditional admission in place when the student desires to re-enroll. If the student cannot satisfy the conditional admission requirements, future enrollment must be in the non-degree category.

Academic Program Requirements

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Master of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences: Dietetics
CONTACT:
Dr. Lisa LeBleu
LOCATION:
330B Gooch Hall
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN 38238