Welcome to Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

The Family and Consumer Sciences Department offers a concentration in Apparel Marketing and Design as part of the BA in Family and Consumer Sciences degree program.The concentration prepares students for careers in the field of apparel including: design, manufacturing, distribution, and marketing.  The program emphasizes the contemporary and historical ways of meeting the economic, physiological and sociological needs of consumers relative to apparel and textile product.


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Some Careers:

•  Apparel Designer or Manufacturer

•  Fashion Coordinator

•  Purchasing Agent


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