International Manufacturing & Product Development

Our Product Development Degree Is Your Passport to the Global Industry

FIDM + Silver Jeans: International Manufacturing & Product Development

In collaboration with companies like Pacific Sunwear, JCPenney, Pottery Barn, Sunrise Brands, and Disney, students learn how to manage all facets of the international product development process. Product development courses teach students the skills to manage major brands. Students travel to Europe for inspiration and trend research and to Asia for first-hand experience in sourcing and production.

A Closer Look

The Advanced Study Program in International Manufacturing and Product Development educates students to compete in the fast-paced, global community of manufacturing and product development. This comprehensive program involves the student in all phases of the product development cycle from the initial concept and design through technical design, global sourcing, costing, production, and marketing to the consumer. Communication and collaboration skills allow the students to function as effective team members and leaders.  Directed study in Europe and Asia exposes students to the latest developments influencing the international marketplace.

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