The Advanced Study Program in International Manufacturing & Product Development educates students to compete in the fast-paced, global community of manufacturing and product development. This comprehensive program involves the student in all phases of the product development cycle from the initial concept and design through technical design, global sourcing, costing, production, and marketing to the consumer. Communication and collaboration skills allow the students to function as effective team members and leaders. Directed study in Europe and Asia exposes students to the latest developments influencing the international marketplace.
Associate of Arts Advanced Study Programs develop specialized expertise in the student's unique area of study. The program welcomes applications from those who have completed a relevant degree from FIDM, or holding an associate’s degree in a related field from another accredited college or university.