How to Apply

Applying to the Apparel, Merchandising, Design and Textiles program requires a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale).

You must first apply and meet the requirements through the WSU Graduate School.

To apply for the AMDT graduate program, please submit the following materials:

  1. A personal statement addressing the applicant’s interest in pursuing a master of science, anticipated career path, and specific areas of research interest
  2. Three letters of recommendation written by college level professors or advisors, or professional or personal references that address the applicant’s ability for intellectual engagement, creative thinking, attitude, and motivation
  3. One written essay that demonstrates writing capabilities and creativity
  4. Resume/Vita
  5. Official transcripts
  6. Portfolio for design emphasis may be required upon request

Priority deadline:
Fall – January 10
Spring – July 1

Students accepted by WSU as prospective graduate students should indicate their interest in applying for graduate assistantships. Assistantships are available on competitive bases.