Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles, M.A. | Washington State University | Pullman, United States
12 months
13861 USD/year
13861 USD/year
6462 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Washington State University offers a dynamic Master of Science Program in Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles. 

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The Master of Arts in Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles offered by Washington State University  provides students with opportunities to pursue research through the completion of a thesis or project. 

Research areas for a thesis or project include Apparel Product Development; Textile Product Development, Consumer Studies; Creative Scholarship and Design; International Trade, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, and Electronic Commerce.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates compete in a dynamic and expanding marketplace. The state of Washington is ranked fourth in the nation in apparel and textile industry productivity, which creates considerable opportunity for industry-related scholarship and career development (Enterprise Seattle). The AMDT masters program helps students become competitive when entering the apparel and textile industry and for those students interested in continuing on to a doctoral program a strong research foundation is created.

Graduates of the Department of Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles have many career opportunities including:

  • University Faculty
  • Fashion Design,
  • Technical Design
  • Retail Management
  • Retail Buying
  • Doctoral Studies
  • Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Product Development
  • Textile Researcher
  • Entrepreneur Development

Programme Structure

All graduates will be able to:

  •  Assimilate, integrate, and evaluate scholarship in our multi-disciplinary field.
  •  Understand basic research design, and varied research methods.
  •  Develop expertise and conduct and publish research in one or more specific areas of the discipline.
  •  Describe the impact of current trends and forecasting in our field.
  •  To expand creative thinking skills.
  •  Make strategic and ethical decisions and develop effective solutions for organizations.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadline:

  • Fall January 10
  • Spring July 1


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective international students must have the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree from an approved institution. Usually this is a minimum of four years of study beyond grade 12.
  • A grade point average equivalent to a U.S. grade of “B” or better is required. 
  • Prospective domestic students must have received a baccalaureate degree from a college or university, accredited by a recognized association, with a cumulative grade point average of 3.00.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13861 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13861 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13861 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13861 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6462 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6462 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Pullman

904 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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