Undergraduate student in the Clothing, Textiles and Design degree program at the University of Idaho displays her dress design.

B.S. Clothing, Textiles & Design

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Phone: (208) 885-7984

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College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2336
Moscow, ID 83844-2336

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
  • Intern with Coldwater Creek, Idaho Repertory Theatre, or Macy’s
  • Join the FCS Club to attend the annual state conference and meet professionals
  • Product Developer
  • Designer
  • Fashion Journalist
  • Import Specialist
  • Sales Director


Potential salary is based
upon national averages.
Job Placement


of graduates earn a job in their field after college.
Degree Roadmap
Degree Prep To prepare for courses required to earn a degree in Clothing, Textiles and Design, we recommend you:
  • practice sewing
  • visit thrift shops
  • watch Project Runway
  • volunteer in your community
  • develop leadership skills in student office
Lab Fees


Approximate lab fees for required courses.
Scholarships Over 400 scholarships are offered exclusively to College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) students based on GPA and other qualifications. Learn more.

You can find general need- and merit-based scholarships on the Financial Aid Office's scholarships page.
Financial Aid To find out about deadlines and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.
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Hands-on Learning
  • Assist a real-world client
  • Attend the FCS state conference
  • Study abroad in Paris, London, Florence, India, or Taiwan
  • Coldwater Creek
  • Idaho Repertory Theatre
  • Macy’s
  • International Textile and Apparel Association
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Club
  • Phi Upsilon Omicron