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Professional Development Opportunities in Family and Consumer Sciences

Although much of the work of family and consumer scientists remains consistent over time, research and professional resources can change dramatically because of the acceleration of scientific and technological progress. NIFA provides professional development information and opportunities for family and consumer sciences faculty, educators, and researchers in the field to assist them in remaining connected to current and emerging resources, colleagues, the profession, and society.

 

FCS Communications

 

Orientation to Cooperative Extension and the Land-Grant University System

 

Professional Organizations and Certifications

 

Resources for Student Development and New Professionals

 

Tools for Research and Evaluation

 

Training and Development Opportunities

 

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