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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Graphic Design Grad Departs Armani to be Art Director at Fab

An in-demand graphic designer and art director, Robert Romero has worked with fashion brands such as GUESS?, St. John Knits, Tadashi. A.L.C., Giorgio Armani, and Jason Wu.
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Grads Working at Marvel, Walt Disney Co., E! News On Campus For Career Connections

More than 100 FIDM Alumni attended the annual event, networking with students and sharing a wide range of real-world experiences.
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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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  • August 19, 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. Registration To Come

  • 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. Registration To Come

  • 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. Registration To Come.

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.