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Technology Requirements

Most courses will use Internet classrooms. Some have supplemental materials on videos or CDs and others may require phone conferencing. Interactivity between students and professor is through e-mail, phone conferencing and the Internet classroom. Students should be able to complete the 36-credit-hour program in three years or less while employed full time.

Students will need:

  • A computer meeting the minimum specifications (current technical specifications)
  • Internet access
  • An e-mail address
  • Textbooks and supplemental materials for each course. Approximate cost is $50-$100 per course.

For answers to your questions or for more information on the masters in apparel and textiles, with a specialization in merchandising, please contact Gina Jackson at gjackson@k-state.edu or 785-532-6993.

For information on how the Great Plains IDEA multi-institutional programs operate, and enrollment procedures, please contact gpideacc@k-state.edu.