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Fashion Institute of Technology

Seventh Avenue at 27th Street, New York, NY 10001.
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A free-standing school of art and design in a specialized college in the State University of New York system.

Date of Initial Accreditation: 9/1/1984
Year of Most Recent Comprehensive Review: 2012
Academic Year of Next Scheduled Comprehensive Review: 2021-2022

Degree-Granting, Non-Degree-Granting, MSCHE, Not-for-Profit, Public.


Troy Richards, Dean, School of Art and Design
Telephone: (212) 217-7664

Degree and Program Listing

Associate in Applied Science-2 years: Footwear and Accessories Design; Communication Design; Fashion Design (General, International); Fashion Design (in conjunction with State University of New York, Korea); Film and Media; Fine Arts; Illustration; Interior Design; Jewelry Design; Menswear; Photography and Related Media; Textile/Surface Design.
Bachelor of Science-4 years: Film and Media.
Bachelor of Fine Arts-4 years: Advertising and Digital Design; Animation, Interactive, and Game Design; Fabric Styling; Fashion Design (Children's Wear, International, Intimate Apparel, Knitwear, Special Occasion, Sportswear); Fine Arts; Footwear and Accessories Design; Graphic Design; Illustration; Interior Design; Packaging Design; Photography and Related Media; Textile/Surface Design; Toy Design; Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design.
Master of Arts-1 1/2 years: Art Market Studies; Exhibition and Experience Design; Fashion and Textile Studies (History, Theory, Museum Practice).
Master of Fine Arts-2 years: Fashion Design.
Master of Fine Arts-3 years: Illustration.
Bachelor of Science-4 years: Art History and Museum Professions.