FIT offers an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Accessories Design. See eligibility requirements before you apply.
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) curriculum focuses on developing your drawing and patternmaking skills and accessories design and production techniques. You'll also learn the business of accessories design.
Many students go on to the Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) program in Accessories Design and Fabrication for advanced technical training and in-depth study in such specialized areas as sports-specific accessories and theatrical footwear. The curriculum includes a required internship and a senior project that concentrates on research, design and production, and oral presentation skills.
Students have the opportunity to study abroad at the London College of Fashion.