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Welcome to the LACC Child & Family Studies / Dietetics Department

LACC facilities include a Child Development Lab School and a Food Laboratory for dietetics training.The Department of Child and Family Studies/Dietetics at Los Angeles City College provides a curriculum that includes theory and practice, preparing students to earn vocational career certificates, degrees, and become transfer and workforce ready. Our highly trained and experienced faculty instruct students in state-of-the-art facilities. To assist students in meeting their academic goals, the Child Development program administers two dynamic support programs that include the Child Development Training Consortium and the California Early Childhood Mentor Teacher Program.

Mission Statement

The mission of the LACC Child Development program is to provide learners with multiple pathways that prepare them to become dynamic, responsive, authentic, and informed early childhood education professionals. The mission of the Dietetics program is to prepare graduates with the foundational knowledge, skills and/or competencies for current dietetics practice and lifelong learning.

 Contact Us

Keli Miller
Department Chair
CD 201
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2290/2299

Nancy Washburn
Vice Chair CD
CD 204
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2296

Dorian Harris
Director, Campus Child Development Center
CD 117
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2220

Vice Chair Dietetics
AD 200
(323) 953-4000 ext. 2291

 Office Hours


Child Development

CD 201
Monday & Wednesday: 9:30am - 3:30pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:30am - 6pm

Family and Consumer Studies/Dietetics

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 10am - 3pm

 Related Links

Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029


Phone: 323.953.4000


Emergency: 323.953.2911