University of ArizonaNorton School of Family and Consumer Sciences

Retailing & Consumer Sciences

Retailing and Consumer Sciences (RCSC) is an Academic Program of the John and Doris Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences. Our mission is to provide world-class education on the business of retailing by integrating excellent instruction with cutting-edge research on consumer behavior and retail management. We aspire to be the program of choice globally among the few institutions that offer a degree focused exclusively on the study of consumers and the business of retailing.

Family Studies & Human Development

The mission of the Academic Program of Family Studies and Human Development is to provide excellence in research, teaching, and outreach that strengthens families and human development across the lifespan. Our vision is to become the premier program in Family Studies and Human Development through timely and diverse scholarship.

Strengthening families, communitites, and the marketplace...

2014 Global Retailing Conference on CNBC

Here are links to the three most prominent CNBC interviews during the conference. All include prominent plugs for the conference and the TJL Center.

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Business, Academics Unite at UA Global Retailing Conference

The changing face of retail – and the growing convergence of the digital and physical shopping experience – was among the major topics of discussion at the University of Arizona's 18th annual Global Retailing Conference, held Thursday and Friday at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson. .

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Global Retaling Conference Success

This year's conference was an amazing success!  Thank you to all our sponsors and speakers for making this another successful event.

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4-H Programs Bring Enrichment and Learning to Thousands in Arizona

In recognition of its dedication and commitment to statewide service, Arizona 4-H has won the Governor's Award for Service and Volunteerism in the “large organization” category.

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Institutes & Centers


Tel: Main Office 520.621.1075 Norton School Student Services 520.621.1295
Mailing Address: 650 N. Park Ave Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078 (Map to McClelland Park)
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