Students with prior degrees or completed college coursework may contact the Office of Admissions to discuss transferability and appropriate tuition adjustments.
Changing majors or extending time to degree may result in higher costs.
Estimated Program Charges
Associate of Arts (A.A.) Professional Designation
|Associate of Arts Professional Designation Estimated Program Charges
Program Total Units: 60
Effective Spring 2023
|Studio/Lab Usage Fee||$1,080|
|Student Association Fee||$420|
|Books & applicable sales taxes||$480|
|Supplies & applicable sales taxes||$1,300|
|Estimated Sub-Total* for the Entire Educational Program||$44,725|
Initial and Final Application Fee Schedules for All First-Time FIDM Students
*These fees are in addition to the above sub-total and are non-refundable. Refer to appropriate Application Fee Schedule below.
|In-State Student||Out-of-State Student||International Student|
|Initial Application Fee (non-refundable)||$50||$50||$50|
|Final Application Fee (non-refundable, due upon acceptance)||$200||$200||$200|
|Additional Out-of-State Fee (refundable, due prior to registration)||—||$150||—|
|Additional International Fee (refundable, due prior to registration)||—||—||$400|
Explanation of Fees
- The student agrees to pay the non-refundable Initial Application Fee of $50 along with the Application form. This application does not obligate the student or FIDM in any way. Enrollment and financial arrangements will be completed upon acceptance.
- At the time of a student's acceptance, a $200 non-refundable Final Application Fee is due and paid through the Student Portal.
Refund & Financial Services Policies