Human Environmental Sciences Department

Contact Information:

Deborah Tippett
205 Martin Hall
Phone: (919) 760-8325
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Human Environmental Sciences

The Meredith College Department of Human Environmental Sciences uses an interdisciplinary approach to study the relationship among individuals, families and communities and the environments in which they function.  As an applied science program, the department focuses on assisting people to improve their quality of life, thereby improving the conditions of society.


  • Child Development
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Interior Design