Texas Tech University: Apparel Design & Manufacturing
Lubbock, Texas
College of Human Science, Department of Design

The Apparel Design & Manufacturing program at Texas Tech University provides students with a variety of skills to prepare them to enter the fashion world. Students learn to create, design, and produce apparel from start to finish. Students also receive instruction in how to research and apply trends and in designing and producing costumes for the theatre. Professional development is possible through a required internship and study abroad opportunities.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Texas Tech University offer?
As of 2011, Texas Tech University offers the following degrees:
B.S. Apparel Design & Manufacturing

What’s the school’s contact information?
Texas Tech University
College of Human Science, Department of Design
Apparel Design & Manufacturing Program
Box 41220
Lubbock, TX 79409
Phone: 806-742-3050

Type of School? Public

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

What’s the typical student profile?
Texas Tech University total undergraduate students: 24,236
Fashion program students: 120

What are the requirements to enter program?
Program offers open enrollment.

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 Texas Tech University’s Fashion program have?
Faculty members: 5

What career placement services does Texas Tech University provide?
Students are required to complete an internship in their senior year, where they are typically placed among top companies and retailers. Study abroad opportunities are available. Students may also join the Hi-Tech Fashion Group, a student organization that provides students with information about professional fields in the fashion industry.

All data is as of 2011.