Graduate Degrees in Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management
The Department of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management (TATM) offers the Master of Science in Textiles (MS) and the Master of Textiles (MT) degrees. Textiles’ includes the following focus areas: textile design, fashion design, retail and brand management, and textile technology. Textile design students explore issues in new product development, body scanning, direct digital printing, computer animation, and computer aided design (CAD). Retail and Brand Management concentration includes marketing research, consumer behavior, entrepreneurship, and global brand management in textiles and apparel. Medical textiles, industrial fabrics, three dimensional textile structures, aerospace applications, and smart textiles are examples of new areas for textile technology.