Overview - BS in Human Environmental Sciences, Consumer Sciences, concentration in Consumer Affairs
Program at a Glance
Delivery Format - Online
Number of Credit Hours - 120
Tuition per Hour - $364
Application Deadline - Applications accepted year round
Fees - $10 undergraduate HES fee (per hour)
Programs, courses and tuition subject to change.
The concentration in Consumer Affairs prepares students for enriching careers or further education by providing an applied approach to understanding consumers in individual and corporate or public environments. Coursework focuses on consumer economics, policy, demographics, communications and family resource management. The program builds students’ capacity to analyze market trends and personal finance matters from a consumer perspective and to communicate these concerns and projections to stakeholders.
The skills and knowledge gained through the concentration in Consumer Affairs will equip graduates for careers as consumer specialists, analysts, entrepreneurs, sales professionals, customer engagement specialists and financial professionals in a wide variety of settings—private, public and non-profit.