An M.F.A. in Design with a concentration in Fashion Design enables the individual to pursue a career in teaching at the university-level. M.F.A. graduates will have:
- The training to effectively teach Fashion Design and its technical skills at the university level
- Expertise in patternmaking, construction, fitting, design and draping skills
- A well-defined philosophy of design and area of expertise
- A strong base of understanding of historic costume - graduates will be proficient in research methodologies, trend study and predictions as well as presentation techniques
UNT graduates from our M.F.A. program are currently in tenure positions in the Fashion Design departments at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio; The University of North Carolina in Greensboro, North Carolina; Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, Texas Womens University in Denton, Texas and Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.