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Northern Illinois University

School of Family and Consumer Sciences

De Kalb, IL

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Northern Illinois University

Overview

Northern Illinois University / School of Family and Consumer Sciences is located in De Kalb, IL, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Applied human development and family sciences

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 19

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Internship, thesis (for nutrition and dietetics)

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

65
Applied
48
Accepted
28
Enrolled
74%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st May 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

72
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.89%
Black or African American 2.78%
White or Caucasian 79%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 1.39%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2.78%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (6%)
Female (93%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time - 16
Part-time - 2
Male (3)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Preliminary child development, hospitality administration in Asia, sports nutrition, eating disorders
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address De Kalb, IL  60115-2854
United States
Contact Dr. Thomas Pavkov
Chair
Email: tpavkov@niu.edu
Phone: 815-753-6342
Fax: 815-753-1321

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