American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences
Certified in Human Development and Family Studies
1555 King Streeet, Alexandria VA 22314
The AAFCS Certification Program is designed to:
■Assure the public that credentialed family and consumer sciences professionals have attained a threshold level of knowledge that enables them to perform services as defined by the mission of the profession;
■Foster excellence in the family and consumer sciences profession and develop criteria for assessing such excellence; and
■Promote professional growth of individuals certified in family and consumer sciences by encouraging a systematic program of professional development and continuing education.
Oral or Written Exam Required? Yes This certification is related to Career and Technical Education Career Clusters. Read more about career clusters.