Curriculum

In addition to the following core courses, students can take any 500 or 700 graduate courses from the Wilson College of Textiles or other colleges on campus to support their research. Students need to consult with their major advisor for course selection. 

  • FPS 710/TC 710 Science of Dye Chemistry, Dyeing, Printing and Finishing   
  • FPS 750/TTM 750 Advances in Fabric Formation, Structure, and Properties   
  • FPS 770 Advances in Polymer Science   
  • TMS 762 Physical Properties of Fiber Forming Polymers, Fibers and Fibrous Structures  
  • TC 771 Polymer Microstructures, Conformations and Properties  
  • TC 704 Fiber Formation: Theory and Practice  
  • TMS 761 Mechanical and Rheological Properties of Fibrous Material  
  • TMS 763 Characterization of Structure of Fiber Forming Polymers  
  • TC 706 & 707 Color Science    
  • TC / FPS 710 Textile Wet Processing   
  • TC 720 Dye Synthesis  
  • FPS 792 Special Topics in Fiber Science 
  • FPS 801 Seminar (1 credit hours)  
  • FPS 830 Independent Study 
  • FPS 876 Special Project in Fiber and Polymer Sciences  (1-9 credit hours)  
  • FPS 885 Doctoral Supervised Teaching  
  • FPS 893 Doctoral Supervised Research  (1-9 credit hours)  
  • FPS 895 Doctoral Dissertation Research  (1-9 credit hours)  
  • FPS 896 Summer Dissertation Research  (1 credit hours)  
  • FPS 899 Doctoral Dissertation Preparation