We prepare you for professional practice in a range of consumer businesses and industries. Graduates of our programs are employed in fashion designing, apparel design, property management, consulting, and education.
Department of Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management
The ranking category spans several majors: consumer studies; family and consumer sciences; fashion merchandising and design; property management, and residential environments and design.
A member of the Virginia Tech faculty since 2014, Read’s research interests include urban governance structures and the economic, political, and social forces that influence the development of urban areas.
A member of the Virginia Tech faculty since 2015, Hopkins has more than 10 years of real estate experience across single-family, multi-family, retail, and office sectors. The fellowship was established in 2014 with a gift from Willis and Mary Blackwood, both Virginia Tech alumni.
A member of the Virginia Tech community since 1976, Goss currently serves as the associate director of the real estate program at Virginia Tech.
For senior fashion merchandising and design major Hannah Carlton, this year is her first designing but her last with the show.