The Costume Design Certificate of Technical Studies (CTS) program prepares graduates to work in the areas of costume design, construction, and theatrical make-up for the theatre. The curriculum provides study and hands-on experience for students interested in employment in the entertainment industry.
Recipients of CTS in Costume Design will have demonstrated:
comprehension of basic theories, practices, terminology, research methods, and techniques used in Costume Design and Construction;
the ability to research and analyze a script for costume needs;
proficiency in costuming construction and stage makeup application skills;
the ability to design and create appropriate costumes for stage or other applications; and
the ability to interview for an entry-level costuming job in theatre or a related field.