About the Major
An Apparel Design major prepares you for a career designing, producing and marketing apparel products. The curriculum focuses on creativity and the product development process including manual and computerized pattern making and apparel structuring.
Common Entry Level Job Titles
- Assistant Designer
- Costume Designer
- Production Coordinator
- Quality Control Specialist
- Technical Designer
Types of Employers
- Apparel & textile manufacturers
- Retailers with in-house clothing lines
- Toy companies
Alumni Internship and Volunteer Contacts
In addition to finding current job and internship openings, use GoldPASS to search info and contacts for students' previously completed internships related to this major (to get ideas and contact information- not to get a list of openings). Select "Job Search"> "Internship Agreement Database."