The following are the required courses for this major. Students who attend Orientation and meet with the Education Department can obtain personalized academic counseling to complete the program. Transfer credits, changes in curriculum, and other factors may affect the academic plan for individual students. The FIDM Education Department can provide additional information.
FIDM degree in Fashion Design, or a prior degree in a related field from another accredited college or university. Additional requirements may apply.
One-on-one advisement is available to students from other FIDM Majors to consider eligibility for special admissions to this program. Contact the appropriate department chairperson.
Associate of Arts, Advanced Study (A.A.)
Supply Chain Management
Textiles for Menswear
Digital Design for Menswear
Men's Apparel Process (6 hours)*
Men's Fit Analysis
CAD for Menswear
Collection Design for Menswear
Designing Mens Accessories
Marketing & Collection Analysis Preparation
Marketing & Collection Analysis Presentation
Marketing Communication for Menswear
Distribution Strategies for Menswear
Total Units of Credit: 48
*Three (3)-hour lab included in 6 hours
**Elective Art History course options:
- GNST 1180 History of Costume
- GNST 2020 Survey of Western Art I
- GNST 2380 World Art
- GNST 2420 Survey of Western Art II
- GNST 2750 Seminar in the Arts
- GNST 2780 Major Art Movements
- GNST 1200 20th Century Designers (Apparel Industry Management students only)
This program starts in the spring, summer, and fall on the Los Angeles campus.