Family Studies


Dr. Ann Moylan
Mariposa Hall 3025

Dr. Jerry Cook
Mariposa Hall 3011

Grandfather and Grandson

The concentration prepares students for careers in various human service fields. The Program emphasizes an understanding of human development, family communication, and diverse families. The program is approved by the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) for academic programs in Family Life Education.

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Hear for yourself what our students think about the Family Studies program

Career Opportunities:

Family Life Educator

Parenting Educator

Youth Advisor

Child Life Specialist

Preschool/Day Care Director

Community Service Coordinator

Juvenile Court Officer

Law Enforcement 

FACS Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 
9:00am - noon
1:00pm - 4:00pm


California State University Sacramento
Mariposa Hall - Room 3000
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6053
Phone: (916) 278-6393
Fax: (916) 278-7520

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Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) is part of the California State University, Sacramento College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies

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