Only a school ranked #1 worldwide for fashion education can give you a 360-degree immersion in fashion design, trends, history and foundational techniques. The program develops each designer’s vision while cultivating the technical skills needed for the fashion industry—from concept development and sketching, to sewing, and construction techniques, draping, patternmaking, and textile selection. Finish your fashion design studies by learning how to create the perfect fashion portfolio, and polish your job-seeking skills with Professional Practices: Fashion.
Timeline to Completion: Most courses last nine weeks or more. Courses meeting for fewer than (9) nine sessions count as half of an elective and would need to be combined to fulfill one elective requirement. Most students take two courses per semester. Certificate must be completed in two years.
Enrollment Type: Noncredit
Number of Courses: 6 required courses, including 2 electives, for those taking Basic Core or 8 required courses, including 2 electives
Format: On-campus, some courses available online
Course Sequence: Courses should be taken in the order they are listed, if a certificate is desired.