|Family and Consumer Science
With a PhD
in Family and Consumer Sciences
at Auburn University
you will have chosen from a variety of core and optional modules including Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies, Management in Living, Clothing and Textiles Art, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Economics, Foods and Nutrition and a second language.
phd students: You will typically have engaged in advanced research in such areas as the Aetiology of Diabetes, Aetiology of Obesity, Nutritional Epidemiology, Child Growth and Development, Physical Activity Epidemiology and the Prevention of Diabetes and Obesity