Family & Consumer Science Career Paths

This program provides semi-professional training for those who seek immediate employment with the public sector or business establishments such as finance, retail, utilities and telecommunications. 

Students wishing to obtain a Bachelor's Degree through transfer to a four year college should consult with a counselor or advisor to discuss tranfserability of courses. 

The possession of a certificate of proficiency is favorably recognized by government, business, and industry and is frequently a requirement for professional advancement.   Additional courses beyond those required will enhance students' knowledge in a specialty area.  Please consult with a professor of Family and Consumer Sciences for further information. 

Certificate requirements state that at least half of the required number of units be taken at Mt. San Antonio College and that in each course taken toward a certificate, a grade of "C" or better must be earned.  Students who are in the last semester of a certificate program must complete an Application for Certificate form, available at the Admissions and Records Office, in order to be awarded the Certificate. 

The Family and Consumer Science Career Program at Mt. SAC offers one certificate
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