F.I.T. in NYC prepares students for professional excellence in design and business through rigorous and adaptable academic programs, experiential learning and innovative partnerships. As part of the State University of New York, F.I.T. fosters creativity, career focus, and a global perspective and educates its students to embrace inclusiveness, sustainability and a sense of community.
The Fashion Design BFA program prepares students to adapt and flourish in the ever-evolving world of fashion and related industries. The program focuses on the progressive development of design aesthetics, experimental thinking, technical acumen and creative problem solving abilities. They refine these abilities in a concentration segment of the industry and internship experience/s; multiple study abroad opportunities lead to acquiring international perspectives and cultural understanding. Successful graduates become inventive visionaries, directional designers, brand builders and industry leaders. Alumni are well poised to meet challenges, anticipate opportunities, and initiate change inherent in future based global fashion and creative industries.