Dec 03, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Fashion Design and Product Innovation (BS)

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Please refer to the Four Year Plan for departmental recommended path towards graduation.  

University Requirements:

College Requirements:

For guidance on how to meet these requirements, see your advisor for a planning guide.

Second Writing Course:

A Second Writing Requirement  approved by the College of Arts and Sciences. This course must be taken after completion of 60 credit hours, completed with a minimum grade of C-, and the section enrolled must be designated as satisfying the requirement in the academic term completed.


Foreign Language:

  • Completion of the intermediate-level course (107,112, or 202) in an ancient or modern language with minimum grades of D-.
    • The number of credits (0-12) needed and initial placement will depend on the number of years of high school study of foreign language.
      • Students with four or more years of high school work in a single foreign language, or who have gained proficiency in a foreign language by other means, may attempt to fulfill the requirement in that language by taking an exemption examination  through the Languages, Literatures and Cultures Department.

College Breadth Requirements:

A total of 29 credits from Groups A, B, C, and D are required, with a minimum of six credits in each group. If selected carefully, in consultation with your faculty advisor, some breadth courses (not FASH) can simultaneously satisfy both University and College breadth requirements.

A minimum grade of C- is required in courses to count as University & CAS Breadth Requirements.

Group A: Creative Arts and Humanities:

Group B: History and Cultural Change:

Group C: Social and Behavioral Sciences:

Group D: Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Technology:

Major Requirements:

Nine credits in additional ART, ARTH, THEA and FASH:

Six of the nine credits may overlap with College and University Breadth requirements. Students may choose three credits of ART/ARTH/THEA (non-FASH) from the University Creative Arts and Humanities list and three credits ART/ARTH/THEA (non-FASH) from the University History and Cultural Change list.


After required courses are completed; sufficient elective credits must be taken to meet the minimum credits required for the degree. May include Military Science, Music, or Physical Education (only two credits of activity-type Physical Education and four credits of Music ensemble and four credits of 100 and 200-level courses in Military Science/Air Force may be counted toward the degree).

Credits to Total a Minimum of 124

Last Revised 2019-2020 Academic Year

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