The Department of Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design's mission is to offer instruction, scholarship, and outreach of the highest quality in apparel, textiles, and interior design through:
- innovative pedagogy that enhances problem-solving, critical thinking, and ethical
practice skills, as well as the technical knowledge required for advancement.
- the scholarship of discovery, integration, application, and teaching to advance the
- public access to knowledge and strong relations with business and industry.