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Accredited Programs

AAFCS accreditation is a status granted to family and consumer sciences units within colleges and universities that meet or exceed standards established by the AAFCS Council for Accreditation. The AAFCS Council for Accreditation has accredited many family and consumer sciences programs across the United States.

Carson-Newman College

Dr. Kitty R. Coffey, Dean

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Carson-Newman College
Box 71881
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Phone: 865-471- 3295 Fax: 865-471-3502
Email: kcoffey@cn.edu

Tennessee Technological University

Dr. Melinda Anderson, Director

School of Human Ecology
Tennessee Technological University
PO Box 5035
Cookeville, TN 38505
Phone: 931-372-3378
Email: manderson@tntech.edu

University of Memphis

Family and Consumer Studies Program
University of Memphis
Manning Hall Room 404
Memphis, TN 38152

University of Tennessee at Martin

Dr. Sue Byrd, Chair

Dept. of Family and Consumer Sciences
University of Tennessee
Gooch Hall, Room 340
Martin, TN 38238-5045
Phone: 731-587-7100 Fax: 731-587-7106
Email: llebleu@utm.edu

University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Dr. Robert Rider, Dean

College of Education, Health & Human Sciences
University of Tennessee
335 Claxton Complex
Knoxville, TN 37996-3400
Phone: 865-974-2201 Fax: 865-974-8718
Email: brider@utk.edu