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Name: Marcia L. Weiss
Position: Director, Textile Design Program & Associate Professor
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Name: Brian George, PhD
Position: Engineering Program Director & Associate Professor
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Sports & High Performance Materials

The Sports & High-Performance Materials specialization involves the selection, specification, and design of equipment and clothing materials for the enhancement of human performance. Qualified TPS students can complete two graduate level courses to facilitate a transition into the MS Textile Technology program.

Commerce

The Commerce  specialization is designed to collaborate with the School of Business. Students may select courses that focus on international marketing and management or select courses that enable a pre-MBA  specialization that leads to the completion of a BS/MBA in 5-years of study.

Textile Fashion Sustainability

The Textile Fashion Sustainability  specialization provides an in-depth analysis of textile processes that are distinct to the industry and provide students with sufficient knowledge to make informed decisions about the future of fashion related businesses. Qualified TPS students could complete two graduate-level courses to facilitate a transition into the MS Sustainable Design program.

Fashion Management

The Fashion Management  specialization provides an in-depth study of the fashion supply chain and the inherent opportunities from entrepreneurship through global product management.  Qualified TPS students could complete two graduate-level courses to facilitate a transition into the MS Global Fashion Enterprise program.