The Department of Consumer Sciences and Retailing at Purdue University researches methods to improve the human condition for consumers in terms of health, wealth, and organizational impact and success. The department focuses on the betterment of individuals, families, businesses and societies. Faculty research and teaching focuses on the human and social sciences in the areas of natural health, financial health, and organizational health in terms of the individual, families, communities, and industries.


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