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2022-23 Gaston College Catalog 
2022-23 Gaston College Catalog

Textiles Technology Certificate (C50500)

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The Textile Technology certificate is designed to provide students with a comprehensive overview of the textile and apparel supply chain by focusing on the science and technologies relevant to advanced materials development.

In addition to course work in textile fundamentals, students will complete a principles of microeconomics course and textile industry course that will provide students a strong foundation in understanding the global industry and prepare them for a career in textile technology management.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates will:

  1. Explore the relationship between polymer structure and subsequent fiber properties.
  2. Explain the critical stages in the various sectors of the textile and apparel supply chain.
  3. Identify fundamental fiber, yarn and fabric processing procedures.

Total Program Hours: 14


The credits obtained from this certificate may be applied toward an Associate Degree in Textile Technology.

This certificate is issued by Gaston College and is not associated with third-party certifications.

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