Master of Science Family and Consumer Sciences Teaching, Research, and Administration

NMSU Online degree programs are designed to serve students who want to pursue a program or course(s) via technology (100% online, hybrid or ITV formats) . NMSU Online offers programs in online and hybrid formats for Certificates, Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Graduate Certificates, and Doctorates,  as well as and K-12 NM educator licensure and endorsement programs.

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The Master of Science Family and Consumer Sciences Teaching, Research, and Administration degree is designed to prepare students to work in agencies and academic settings such as schools, hospitals, rehabilitation, centers, human service facilities, residential programs, or private practice. The program equips graduates  to undertake research projects in these settings. The option to write a thesis is available.

College: ACES
Delivery Format: Weekly online synchronous sessions and synchronous delivery.
Program Credits:  30 (thesis track) - 32 credits (non-thesis track)
Program Length: 2 years
Cost Per Credit Hour:$399.50.
Active Military Cost Per Credit Hour: $250

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NMSU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
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HLC phone: 800-621-7440

The College of Education’s programs have specialized accreditations from eight different accrediting agencies.

Contact Information
Name:Kourtney Vaillancourt
Title:Associate Professor
Phone: 575 646-3383
Email:kvaillan@nmsu.edu