The purpose of this degree is to better equip students with the needed skills for today's careers in the apparel design industry. Clothing is one of the top ranking industries in the world and technology has changed the apparel design industry along with every other career. Today's students need to incorporate both business and technology with their training in apparel design.
Have flexibility in your career choice. This degree also prepares students to run an apparel based small entrepreneurial business either from the home, online, or in the start up business arena.
The Department of Home and Family has been working closely with KLIM Outerwear in Rigby; the world leader in snowmobile gear and off-road motorcycle gear, to provide real world experience and training to prepare students to work in the apparel industry.
This degree will give you confidence in your abilities to find a job no matter what career path you choose.