The GUESS Scholars Program

Apply for a full one-year scholarship to attend FIDM.
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Transfer Your College Credits to FIDM

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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Tour the FIDM Campuses

Meet with an Advisor and get a closer look at what makes FIDM so unique.
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Take Our Career Quiz

Find the majors and careers that might be right for you.
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Internships Matter
Why Internships Matter and How to Land the Best Ones

What do Rachel Zoe, Monique Lhuillier, Alexander McQueen, Sue Wong, Williams-Sonoma, Volcom, Mattel, NBC Universal, J Brand Jeans, and Benefit Cosmetics have in common? They've all had interns from FIDM.
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U.S. News & World Report Ranks FIDM #3 in U.S.

FIDMs Bachelors Degree is ranked #3 in U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Colleges with the Highest 4-Year Graduation Rates.
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High School Juniors: Now Is the Time to Apply
High School Juniors: Now Is the Time to Apply

The Deadline for our Junior Advantage Program is June 30, 2016. Applicants will be eligible for our Junior Merit Scholarship and may join our private online social community.
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  • Jun
    3 Days of Fashion

    All Campuses
    FIDM's immersive summer program for High School Students. Join us for hands-on workshops in fashion sketching, fashion draping, the art of trend spotting, and so much more!

  • Jul
    Fashion Uncovered

    July 5 - July 15
    (Los Angeles Campus) Over the course of 13 days, students will participate in an immersive college experience by taking a college course on 20th Century Fashion taught by FIDM Instructors.
    See you on campus July 5th!

  • Jul
    Sew Like a Designer Workshop

    San Diego Campus
    Learn basic sewing with a professional twist as we guide you through the process of making a skirt in one day.

  • Jul
    Fashion at FIDM

    July 16 - 31, 2016
    (Los Angeles Campus) Join us in a comprehensive summer program for high school students interested in fashion design, trend spotting, styling, and merchandising!
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  • Jul
    Transfer Day L.A.

    Los Angeles Campus
    Join us for an Admissions Information Session focusing on Transfer Students. Learn about scholarships, transfer units, course credits, and more. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. RSVP COMING SOON!

  • Aug
    Summer Open House

    All Campuses
    Join us at our Summer Open House. Learn about FIDM's Bachelor's and Associates degrees in 25 creative and business majors. Creative careers begin here.

  • Nov
    Fall Open House

    All Campuses
    Join us at our Fall Open House. Learn about FIDM's Bachelor's and Associates degrees in 26 creative and business majors.Creative careers begins here. COMING SOON

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.