Family and Consumer Sciences Education Online Course Bank Application

Candidate Application Instructions

The National Partnership to Recruit, Prepare, and Support Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) Educators provides information about online preparation courses that may satisfy course content requirements to meet the certification/licensure requirements for FCS teachers. Once the initial application and fee are received, candidates may take one or more courses;.  

To apply, candidates must: 

    • have an overall minimum grade point average of 2.8
    • demonstrate a commitment to the FCS profession in a personal statement paragraph

To be considered for acceptance into the online FCS teacher preparation courses, the candidate must submit:

    • completed online application;
    • personal statement;
    • unofficial undergraduate transcript; and 
    • $50.00 application fee.

Once all application materials have been received and reviewed, candidates will be notified of the admission decision.