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Family, Consumer & Human Sciences at American Public University System

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Family, Consumer & Human Sciences at American Public University System

What traits are you looking for in a family, consumer and human sciences school? To help you decide if American Public University System is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's family, consumer and human sciences program.

American Military University is located in Charles Town, West Virginia and approximately 46,420 students attend the school each year. Of the 5,873 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from American Public University System in 2019, 145 of them were family, consumer and human sciences majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Family, Consumer & Human Sciences section at the bottom of this page.

American Military University Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Degrees Available

  • Certificate in Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (Less Than 1 Year)
  • Associate’s Degree in Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Family, Consumer & Human Sciences

Online Classes Are Available at American Military University

If you are a working student or have a busy schedule, you may want to consider taking online classes. While these classes used to be mostly populated by returning adults, more and more traditional students are turning to this option.

American Military University does offer online education options in family, consumer and human sciences for the following degree levels for those interested in distance learning:

  • Associate’s Degree
  • Bachelor’s Degree

American Military University Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the family, consumer and human sciences progam at American Military University compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

In terms of overall quality, College Factual ranked the family, consumer and human sciences major at American Military University at 157 out of the 158 colleges and universities that were analyzed in the report. It is also ranked as the #2 school in West Virginia.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Online Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools 6
Most Popular Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 25
Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 142
Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Veterans 147
Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 157
Highest Paid Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Graduates 177
Most Focused Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 297

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Student Demographics at American Military University

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the family, consumer and human sciences majors at American Public University System.

American Military University Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Associate’s Program

92% Women
45% Racial-Ethnic Minorities
For the most recent academic year available, 8% of family, consumer and human sciences associate's degrees went to men and 92% went to women. The typical associate's degree program in family, consumer and human sciences only graduates about 5% men each year. The program at American Military University may seem more male-friendly since it graduates 3% more women than average.

American Military University Gender Breakdown of Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Associate's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from American Public University System with a associate's in family, consumer and human sciences.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors at American Public University System
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 27
Hispanic or Latino 10
White 42
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 7

American Military University Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Bachelor’s Program

90% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities
For the most recent academic year available, 10% of family, consumer and human sciences bachelor's degrees went to men and 90% went to women.

American Military University Gender Breakdown of Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 54% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in family, consumer and human sciences at American Military University are white. This is typical for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from American Public University System with a bachelor's in family, consumer and human sciences.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors at American Public University System
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 2
Black or African American 27
Hispanic or Latino 18
White 79
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 17

Concentrations Within Family, Consumer & Human Sciences

If you plan to be a family, consumer and human sciences major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The completion numbers here include all graduates who receive any type of degree in this field from American Public University System. Some of these focus areas may not be available for your degree level.

Concentration Annual Degrees Awarded
Human Development & Family Studies 285

Careers That Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Grads May Go Into

A degree in family, consumer and human sciences can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for WV, the home state for American Public University System.

Occupation Jobs in WV Average Salary in WV
Retail Sales Supervisors 7,200 $35,120
Food Preparation and Serving Worker Supervisors 5,280 $30,140
Institution and Cafeteria Cooks 5,090 $24,200
High School Teachers 3,790 $47,050
Childcare Workers 2,470 $21,490

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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