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School of Business and Technology

Applications accepted for fall only.      NYSED: 00841     HEGIS 5313

The major in Textile Development and Marketing prepares students for careers in sustainable fabric development, color creation, and management for fashion apparel and home furnishings end uses, with an emphasis on textile applications and forensics, global sourcing, and marketing. Curriculum below is for the entering class of Fall 2015. 

Semester 1Credits
MAJOR AREATS 111 - Fundamentals of Textiles3
TS 215 - The History of Textile Trade and Technology2
TT 247 - Color Creation and Sustainable Applications3
TT 276 - Fabrics for Interiors2
RELATED AREAFM 114 - Introduction to the Fashion Industry3
MG 108 - Apparel and Home Textile Products Manufacturing2
MG 153 - Excel for Business2
TD 224 - Computer-Aided Print Design1.5
Semester 2
MAJOR AREATT 174 - Fabric Development3
TT 201 - Fabrics for Private Label/Vertical Retailer3
TT 275 - Textile Marketing3
TT 261 - Performance Textiles3
RELATED AREAIC 296 - AAS Internship B: Career Exploration or choice of Related Area elective**2
MG 242 - Principles of Accounting3
TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS
MAJOR AREA22
RELATED AREA13.5
 Total Credits: 35.5

**Related Area Electives:
CHOICE of AC 221, AR 115, HP 201, ID 101, LD 101, PH 118, or PH 162.