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Family and Consumer Scientists

Unions and Associations

Family and consumer scientists who work as teachers for school systems and colleges and universities may be members of unions such as the American Association of University Professors Collective Bargaining Congress (, American Federation of Teachers (, and National Education Association ( The American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences is the major association for family and consumer scientists. It accredits undergraduate family and consumer science programs, offers certification, and provides a variety of information on careers at its Web site.

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