Middle Tennessee State University: Textiles, Merchandising, & Design, Apparel Design/Fashion Merchandising
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Department of Human Sciences

The Textiles, Merchandising, & Design program at Middle Tennessee State University combines academic classroom instruction with hands-on experience to prepare students for careers in the industry.  Students graduate with a real sense of the industry and professional requirements. Students may choose to concentrate in either Apparel Design or Fashion Merchandising.  Job placement, internships, and study abroad provide further opportunities for professional growth.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Middle Tennessee State University offer?
As of 2011, Middle Tennessee State University offers the following degrees:
B.S. Textiles, Merchandising, & Design, Apparel Design
B.S. Textiles, Merchandising, & Design, Fashion Merchandising

What’s the school’s contact information?
Middle Tennessee State University
Department of Human Sciences
1301 E. Main St., Box 86
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Phone: 615-898-2884

Type of School? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $6,000
Room & Board: $6,000-$10,000

What’s the typical student profile?
Middle Tennessee State University total undergraduate students: 25,188
Fashion program students: 200

What are the requirements to enter program?
Program requires a 2.0 GPA and an application after completion of 30 credit hours of specified courses.

How long does it take to complete program?
It usually takes four years to complete a B.S. degree, two years to complete a M.S. degree and two or more years to complete a Ph D program.

How many faculty members does Middle Tennessee State University’s Fashion program have?
Faculty members: 5

What career placement services does Middle Tennessee State University provide?
Students may choose to complete an internship in their junior or senior year, where they are usually placed among top companies.  Annual International Study Tours are available during the summer term.  Students can also develop their professional abilities through student organizations like F.A.D.S., Fashion & Design Students

All data is as of 2011.