BS Major in Fashion Merchandising and Design

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Fashion Merchandising and Design

General Education Component
Area I (Written Composition)6
Area II (Humanities and Fine Arts)12
Area III (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)11
Area IV (History, Social and Behavioral Sciences)12
Fashion Merchandising and Design Core
FASH 241Textile Product Analysis3
FASH 320History of Dress and Adornment3
FASH 340Textile Global Sourcing3
FASH 341WTextiles and Materials3
FASH 350Advanced Apparel Construction3
FASH 440Sustainability in Fashion3
FASH 470Senior Prep/Capstone3
FASH 475Internship6
Choose one of the following Concentrations:34-35
Fashion Merchandising Concentration
Apparel Design Concentration
Minor Required18
Total Hours120-121

Fashion Merchandising Concentration

Area V requirements for the Fashion Merchandising Concentration
FYE 101First-Year Experience Seminar1
CIS 125Business Applications of Microcomputer Software3
AR 221Drawing I3
AR 231Design I3
Electives9
Fashion Merchandising Concentration
FASH 321Merchandising3
FASH 322Visual Presentation3
FASH 325Social and Cultural Aspects of Clothing3
FASH 450Retail Buying3
FASH Elective3
Total Hours34

Apparel Design Concentration 

Area V requirements for the Apparel Design Concentration
FYE 101First-Year Experience Seminar1
CIS 125Business Applications of Microcomputer Software3
AR 221Drawing I3
AR 231Design I3
AR 347Digital Media I3
AR 423Digital Portfolio Design3
Electives3
Apparel Design Concentration
FASH 330Apparel Illustration3
FASH 331Computer Aided Design for Apparel Patterns3
FASH 442Production Development: Technical Design4
FASH 451Draping3
FASH Elective3
Total Hours35