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Want to be a chef? Vet? Ag teacher? Early childhood education educator? Family and Consumer Sciences and Agriculture offers a wide variety of undergraduate programs for you to chose from. ENMU maintains state of the art labs in culinary arts, agriculture and dairy sciences. There are also opportunities for students interested in early childhood education to work at the Child Development Center or agriculture students to participate in FFA events and related activities. The University sponsors a rodeo team as well. ENMU's teacher education preparation programs are nationally and state accredited.

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences and Agriculture Undergraduate Degree Programs:

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences and Agriculture BAAS Concentrations:

Distinctive features of this department include:

  • Small classes
  • Extensive interactions between teachers and students
  • Course theory combined with practical application
  • Students working closely with one another in producing group projects
  • Frequent opportunities for presentation in front of groups
  • Strong camaraderie about department, students and faculty
  • Close involvement with area high schools’ agriculture and FEC programs
  • FFA judging contests
  • Training and technical assistance to child care programs in area counties

For More Information

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences and Agriculture
ENMU Station 11
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)
Phone: 575.562.2521
Fax: 575.562.2080