Bachelor of Arts Degree in Design

Choosing a path to success

Who Can Apply?

The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Design program is open to students who have earned an Associate of Arts degree from FIDM in one of the following majors: Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Textile Design, or Visual Communications.

More about the Program

The Bachelor of Arts Degree in Design program prepares students to think creatively, critically, and divergently about the design process. Students learn to appreciate the universality of design, contextualize design problems, and blend historical and global perspectives with evolving trends as the foundation for inspired design solutions. Students become design innovators by learning to balance conventional design approaches with new, emergent thinking.

Program Offered

(select courses also available online in some states and internationally)

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FIDM is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.

FIDM offers educational opportunities through distance education. Colleges offering the opportunity to take classes outside of their state must be authorized, or exempt from authorization for each state in which they offer those courses. No assumptions of availability should be made on the part of the student until checking with FIDM's Admissions or Student Advisement Departments.