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Apparel, Textiles & Design, B.S.F.C.S.


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Designing Clothing, Knowing Business

As the second largest employer in the world, the apparel industry offers many opportunities, from creating an original clothing line to buying for major retailers. You will learn the ins and outs of fashion and design while gaining practical experience in garment design, product development, marketing and other essential areas.

Fast Facts

  • Study the Leila Old Historic Costume Collection, with more than 8,000 pieces
  • Assist a real-world client
  • Study abroad in fashion capitals like Paris, London or Florence
  • Learn and apply problem-based learning approaches both in coursework and in independent research projects
  • Join the FCS Club to attend the annual state conference and meet professionals


Margaret Ritchie School of Family & Consumer Sciences

Physical Address:
Mary Hall Niccolls Building, Rm 103
751 Campus Drive

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 3183
Moscow, ID 83844-3183

Phone: 208-885-6546

Fax: 208-885-5751




Mailing Address:
322 E. Front Street, Suite 180
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-334-2999

Fax: 208-364-4035




Mailing Address:
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2277

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272