Three Alumni on New Season of Project Runway

Alumnus Rik Villa won the Swimsuit Competition, and his design is now being sold within Heidi Klum's Intimates Line.
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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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Tour the Campuses

Meet with an Advisor and get a closer look at what makes our college so unique.
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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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  • Oct
    FIDM Visits Asia

    Seoul, Beijing, Shanghai
    Meet one-on-one with an Admissions Advisor from FIDM. [10/7-10 Seoul, Korea] [10/17-20 Beijing, China] [10/26- 28 Shanghai, China]

  • Oct
    Admissions Information Events

    Arizona, Texas, and Washington
    We are bringing FIDM Open House to you. Come learn about our 26 majors, speak with current students, alumni, and admissions advisor.

  • 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.

  • Dec
    Art of Fashion Illustration

    Orange County Campus
    See Fashion Design through the eyes of a professional Fashion illustrator & learn to draw the nine-head figure. Date: December 10 Location: Orange County Campus
    Coming Soon

  • Dec
    Sew Like a Designer Workshop

    Orange County Campus
    Learn basic sewing with a professional twist as we guide prospective students through the process of making a skirt.

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.