The following are the required courses for this major. Students meet with the Education Department to provide personalized academic counseling. Transfer credits, changes in curriculum, and other factors may affect the academic plan for individual students. The FIDM Education Department can provide additional information.
Click on the green tab to see curriculum for each degree. Click on a course title to expand and read the course description.
This program starts in the fall on the Los Angeles campus.
The Advanced Study Program in Footwear Design is open to FIDM graduates with an Associate of Arts degree who have a 3.0 grade point average or higher. In the portfolio submission process, evaluators consider applicants’ qualifications and determine their potential for success. The admission process requires that applicants submit creative design examples, footwear sketches, instructor references, and an essay about their career goals.
Additional Entrance Requirements:
Acceptance to the Advanced Study Program is contingent upon demonstrated proficiency in Photoshop/Illustrator.