Fashion and apparel design and production combines the creative expression of apparel
and accessory design with the precision of apparel manufacturing within the US and
Why fashion design & production at OSU?
The fashion and apparel design and production curriculum at OSU integrates the principles
of design, the skill development of production technologies and the business of the
global fashion industry. Our program prepares students on current trends, financial
strategies, fabric selection and sketching. Students develop expertise in pattern
making, computer-aided design, 3D design, garment construction and more.
There are many pathways an apparel design and production major can take:
Menswear and womenswear
Footwear and accessories
Military & law enforcement uniform design
TOP 10program in the U.S.
among public schools according to Fashion-Schools.org (2018)
Students gain valuable work experience during a required professional internship prior
to graduation. A pre-internship course equips students with job-search skills.
Students may participate in an annual trip to New York which includes industry and
alumni events and interviews at prospective internship sites. Each summer, faculty-led
study abroad experiences in locations like London, Paris and Spain are offered for
Euphoria Fashion Show
Students showcase their designs and gain hands-on experience through the annual Euphoria