- Natural Sciences > Department of Human Ecology (Department of Human Ecology)
- Human Ecology is the study of the social, economic, and physical environments of families and individuals. The Department of Human Ecology offers four graduate program options: Child Studies, Consumer and Family Resource Management, Food and Nutrition, and Fashion Design & Merchandising. The requirements for these degrees conform to those of the graduate school. A student's program consists of course work determined in consultation with a program advisory committee and intended to accommodate student's interests and career goals.