Our faculty develop and implement programming that makes a real difference in the lives of individuals, families, and communities.

Programs cover a range of topics including consumer economics, financial management, workforce preparedness, housing, and community development. FACS Extension educates families to become healthier, more productive, financially independent, and environmentally responsible throughout the state.



  • Dr. Pamela Turner received the State Partnership award in 2013. It is presented to a State entity that has exhibited exemplary collaborative efforts with the Fort Valley State University Cooperative Extension Program Housing area.
  • Dr. Karen Tinsley was recently selected to participate in the 2013-14 Vivian H. Fisher PSO Leadership Academy.

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