Textile Development and Marketing BS Degree Program

http://fitnyc.edu/tdm

School of Business and Technology

Applications accepted for fall only.      NYSED: 00565      HEGIS 1303

The major in Textile Development and Marketing prepares students for successful careers in sustainable fabric development and color creation for fashion apparel, home furnishings, and other related industry end-use applications through structural fabric design and research and quality assurance.

Semester 5Credits
MAJOR AREATT 325 - Product Development and Market Applications: Wovens I3
TT 335 - Product Development and Market Applications: Knits I3
TT 471 - Technology and Marketing of Printed Textiles2
LIBERAL ARTSEN 321 - Strategies of Business Communication3
MA 222 - Statistical Analysis*3
GENERAL EDUCATIONchoice - see Other World Civilizations* G93
Semester 6
MAJOR AREATT 313 - Textile Fibers3
TT 326 - Product Development and Market Applications: Wovens II3
TT 336 - Product Development and Market Applications: Knits II3
LIBERAL ARTSSC 253 - Ecology and Environmental Problems3
MA 311 - Mathematical Modeling for Business Applications*3
PL 431 - Philosophy: Ethics G73
Semester 7
MAJOR AREATT 343 - Textile Coloration: Principles and Processes3
TT 446 - Textile Finishing Technology2
TT 477 - Textile Converting and Costing3
LIBERAL ARTSSS 242 - Microeconomics3
choice - see Social Sciences*3
GENERAL EDUCATIONchoice - see Foreign Language* G83
Semester 8
MAJOR AREATT 055 - Total Quality Management for Textile Products Laboratory1.5
TT 455 - Total Quality Management for Textile Products1
TT 476 - Textile Project Development3
TT 478 - Presentation and e-Portfolio1
LIBERAL ARTSSS 443 - International Economics3
choice - see Foreign Language*3
GENERAL EDUCATIONchoice - see American History* G103
TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS
GENERAL EDUCATION9
MAJOR AREA31.5
LIBERAL ARTS27
 Total Credits: 67.5
 

*Fall 2014 Requirements: See below

FIT's Gen Ed courses are organized along the following categories: G1 Basic Communication; G2 Mathematics; G3 Natural Sciences; G4 Social Sciences; G5 Western Civilization; G6 The Arts; G7 Humanities; G8 Foreign Language; G9 Other World Civilizations; G10 American History. 

American History: 3 credits
Any course that meets General Education American History requirement (G10).

Foreign Language: 6 credits
Two semesters of the same foreign language, one of which must meet G8.

Mathematics:
Arithmetic proficiency must be completed prior to enrolling in MA 222. Algebra proficiency must be completed prior to enrolling in MA 311.

Other World Civilizations: 3 credits
Any course that meets General Education Other World Civilizations requirement (G9).

Social Sciences: 3 credits
CHOICE of SS 334, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, or 374.

NOTE: A liberal arts elective must be substituted for each required liberal arts course previously taken. Business and Technology BS bridge course condition: SS 141 Macroeconomics (this course is the prerequisite for SS 242 Microeconomics at the bachelor degree level).