Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Design (BFAFD) - PARSONS
Level of study: Undergraduate
Type of program: Bachelor
Location:
USA / New York
Other locations: Paris
Program Description
Program Courses
The BFA in Fashion Design program at Parsons has trained five generations of designers to lead the fashion industry. Renowned for its excellence, the program has evolved through the years to respond to and challenge the growing field of fashion. Innovation infuses all aspects of the program, from the study of silhouette to the analysis of systems of production and distribution. Today its legacy of design education is interwoven with social and environmental imperatives, which inspire a community of designers to envision fresh ways to make beautiful, sustainable, responsible, and relevant fashion.

Credential:
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Design (BFAFD)
Accreditations:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Dual degree / Diploma:
-
Joint degree:
Yes
Study abroad:
Yes
Pathway Option:
Yes
Transfer-In Maximum:
Up to 67 credits
Total Program Duration:
Four-year program
Study Duration:
-
Internship:
-
Coop Duration:
-
Practicum Duration:
-
Type of delivery:
-
Ratio Stud-Inst:
-
Class sizes:
16
Number of students:
4,800
International students:
38%
Number of countries:
-
Alumni / Testimonial
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Unique Features
Famous Alumni

Claire McCardell
Adrian
Norman Norell
Donna Karan
Marc Jacobs
Anna Sui
Isaac Mizrahi
Narciso Rodriguez
Mark Badgley and James Mischka
Zang Toi
Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez (Proenza Schouler)
Behnaz Sarafpour
Peter Som
Doo Ri
Derek Lam
Chris Benz
Tom Ford
Sophie Buhai and Lisa Mayock (Vena Cava)
Sonia Yoon and Benjamin Clyburn (Bensoni)
Flora Gill and Alexa Adams (Ohne Titel)
Application fee:
50 USD
Deposit:
-
Tuition fees:
19640 USD Fee per term
Material fees:
$95 Academic Supplies
Other fees:
$130 University Services Fe
Housing application:
-
Housing fees:
-
Contact information:
Intake:
September, January
Application Deadline:
newschool.edu/parsons-apply
Admission Requirements:
newschool.edu/parsons-apply
Language requirements:
IELTS 7.0, TOEFL 92
Transfer:
Up to 67 credits