Tennessee Technological University: Human Ecology, Merchandising &
Design/Housing & Design
Cookeville, Tennessee
School of Human Ecology

The Human Ecology program at Tennessee Technological University prepares students for a career in the industry by combining a broad curriculum of topics relating to the profession of merchandising and a general education background. Study tours, market trips, student organizations, and a required practicum in the sophomore year provide opportunities for students to develop their professional skills and contacts.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Tennessee Technological University offer?
As of 2011, Tennessee Technological University offers the following degrees:
B.S. Human Ecology, Merchandising & Design
B.S. Human Ecology, Housing & Design

What’s the school’s contact information?
Tennessee Technological University
School of Human Ecology
P.O. Box 5037
Cookeville, TN 38505
Phone: 931-372-3157

Type of School? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: not available
Room & Board: not available

What’s the typical student profile?
Tennessee Technological University total undergraduate students: 8,500
Fashion program students: 200

What are the requirements to enter program?
Not available

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 Tennessee Technological University’s Fashion program have?
Faculty members: 10

What career placement services does Tennessee Technological University provide?
Students are required to complete a practicum in their sophomore year and may choose to complete an internship in their senior year to gain further professional experience in the field. Active student organizations, study tours, and market trips also provide opportunities for students to expand their professional contacts.

All data is as of 2011.