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Mandy Moore Visits FIDM

This Is Us costume designer Hala Bahmet and actress Mandy Moore visited FIDM last week for an exclusive event to speak about how their actor/costumer careers collide.
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See Your Favorite TV Costumes in the FIDM Museum & Galleries

On display are costumes from The Crown, This Is Us, Big Little Lies, The Handmaid's Tale, and more.
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Our Footwear Design Program Takes the Next Step

Did you know our Footwear Design & Development program now offers a 2-year Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree? We're currently enrolling for the Fall Quarter.
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New Faculty Member Has Worked as Executive Design Director at Anthropologie

Todd Magill, now designing his own LA-based menswear label MAGILL, will be teaching Brand Management Strategy in the Merchandising and Marketing Program.
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Transfer Your College Credits

Learn more about how transferring your college credits to earn a specialized post-degree or Bachelor's degree from FIDM can be a career booster.
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U.S. News & World Report Ranks FIDM #3 in U.S.

FIDM's Bachelor's Degree is ranked #3 in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Colleges with the Highest 4-Year Graduation Rates.
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Events

  • September 23, 2017

    Saturday Personal Information Session and Tour

    Los Angeles
    Book a personal information session and customized campus tour of FIDM from an Admissions Advisor for this Saturday.
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  • October 28, 2017

    Fall Open House

    All Campuses
    Learn about FIDM's Bachelor's and Associates degrees in 26 creative and business majors. Meet current students, staff and faculty and hear from our successful alumni.
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  • November 18, 2017

    Art of Fashion Illustration

    Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco
    See design through the eyes of a professional Fashion Illustrator and learn to draw the nine-head croquis fashion figure.
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  • November 18, 2017

    Sew Like a Designer

    Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco
    Learn basic sewing with a professional twist as we guide you through the process of making a skirt in one day.
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Creative careers begin here.

FIDM offers 26 accredited Bachelor’s and Associate Degree programs in design and creative business. Our students collaborate on special Industry Partner Projects with brands like bebe, Murad, Athleta, Signal Snowboards, Lacoste, GUESS, and TOMS. Part-time work and Internships with companies like J Brand Jeans, Stila, BCBG, and The Hunger Games movies are built into the curriculum. FIDM Faculty are talented industry professionals who bring their experience and connections into the classroom, creating a dynamic, career-focused learning environment.

Each of our four campuses is strategically located in California's entertainment, fashion, and action sports industry and business hubs. FIDM's Career Center team has exceptional connections within our industries and offers one-on-one targeted career planning and placement services. Last year 10,000 companies posted over 21,000 jobs on our online job board, open only to our students and alumni.