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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Admission to the Program

Page address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/fcs/admission.html

To be permanently admitted to the Department of Family Consumer Science, a student must:

  1. Be a declared major in Family Consumer Science (FCS)
  2. Have an FCS faculty advisor assigned
  3. Have completed a minimum of 32 credits on campus
  4. Have achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 2.50 (FCS Education major requires a minimum of 2.75)

Declaring a Major in the Foods & Nutrition Option or the Child Development & Family Studies Option  

If you have completed less than 30 credits please declare your major in the College of Allied Health & Nursing office at 124 Myers Field House with Shirley Murray, Student Relations Coordinator, or Tana Lamm, College Advisor.  If you have completed 30 or more credits please declare your major in the Department of Family Consumer Science office at 102 Wiecking Center.  

Declaring a Major in Dietetics 

Please declare your Family Consumer Science major, Dietetics option, in the Department of Family Consumer Science office at 102 Wiecking Center between 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

Declaring a Major in FCS Education

Please declare your FCS Education major in the Department of Family Consumer Science office at 102 Wiecking Center between 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM.  

Declaring a Minor in Family Consumer Science

Please declare your Family Consumer Science minor in the Department of Family Consumer Science office at 102 Wiecking Center between 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM.