University of California - Davis

Letters and Science

Textile Arts and Costume Design


UC Davis, Economics Dept., One Shields Ave.

One Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Textile Arts and Costume Design

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in Textile Arts and Costume Design offers students opportunities for independent, creative, innovative interdisciplinary study combining design with anthropology, critical theory, consumer issues, art, engineering, the sciences, and theater. Faculty work closely with students to build individual programs based upon students' specialized goals and interests in textile and costume design. Study in new technologies and experimental approaches are encouraged. Areas of emphasis include constructed textiles (off loom and woven), surface design, as well as functional ethnographic and aesthetic costumes.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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