College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

School of Applied Human Sciences

Textile and Apparel Major

Textile & Apparel Requirements:

(45 hours credit total)  (check the university catalog for prerequisites)

Required Courses: (Each course 3 credits unless noted; former course numbers noted in parentheses)

Course Number Old Number Course Name Prerequisite(s) Hours
TEXDSGN 1004 (31T:020) Fashion, Culture and Industry FIRST CLASS TO TAKE 3
TEXDSGN 1002 (31T:013) Textile Materials 3
TEXDSGN 1003 (31T:012) Creative Textile and Apparel Design Foundations 3
TEXDSGN 2004 (31T:116) History of Costume 3
TEXDSGN 2006 (31T:011) Computer Textile and Apparel Design Foundations   TEXDSGN 1002 3
TEXDSGN 2007 (31T:014) Apparel Evaluation TEXDSGN 1003 &  1002 3
TEXDSGN 3008 (31T:100) Computer Applications for Textile and Apparel Industry TEXDSGN 2006 3
TEXDSGN 3009 (31T:123) Textile Structures TEXDSGN 1002 3
TEXDSGN 3010 (31T:124) Quality Assurance in Textiles and Apparel TEXDSGN 1002 3
TEXDSGN 3011 (31T:119) Fashion Trend Analysis TEXDSGN 1004 3
TEXDSGN 3012 (31T:122) Apparel Product Development and Design TEXDSGN 2007 3
TEXDSGN 3013 (31T:185) Professional Development: Textile and Apparel TEXDSGN 2007 & 4016 2
TEXDSGN 4015/5015 (31T:114g) Dress and Human Behavior junior standing 3
TEXDSGN 4016/5016 (31T:115g) Apparel Product Development,Merchandising, and Buying 31T:020; junior standing 3
TEXDSGN 4195 (31T:195) Internship 4

*Select 3 hours from the following:

Course Number Old Number Course Name Prerequisite(s) Hours
TEXDSGN 2005 (31T:121) Fashion Promotion 3
TEXDSGN 4184/5184 (31T:184g) Topics in Textile and Apparel junior standing 3


Business Requirements: (12 hours credit total)

Required Courses: (take all three)

ECON 1031     Introduction to Economics*
MKTG 2110     Principles of Marketing
MKTG 3116     Retailing

*FOR CURRENT AND FORMER MARKETING MAJORS ONLY- Can substitute ECON 1041 - Principles of Macro-Economics (must fill out appropriate form for substitution)

Select 3 hours from the following business electives:

ACCT 2120     Principles of Financial Accounting
MKTG 2113    Consumer Behavior
MKTG 4170    Marketing Strategies
MGMT 3153   Organizational Management

Total Hours in Major

60 credit hours

Liberal Arts Core

44 credit hours

Elective Hours

16 credit hours

Hours needed to graduate

120 credit hours