The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree or minor in Family and Consumer Sciences is designed for the student desiring a broad knowledge of the field of FACS – with a concentration in hospitality.
Experts in family and consumer sciences encourage love, commitment, health and happiness for today’s families. A degree in Family and Consumer Science can be used to influence others in meaningful ways that will enrich homes and communities.
At Olivet, students will study nutrition, consumer economics, sociology of the family, professionalism, and more. A five-hour internship is required for this program. Olivet students have completed internships with a variety of local and national companies, including: Youth for Christ, Sunrise Health Foods, Chic Weddings Inc., St. Bernard Hospital, Butterfield Court Senior Living, University of Illinois Extension Service, and more.