(Creative Solutions Certificate)
Training in the planning and execution of all phases common to fashion businesses, charity and social events.
Not all courses are offered every semester.
Links direct you to current offerings.
A total of 11 courses (8 required and 3 personal choice) is needed to complete this certificate.
Required courses (recommended in this order):
SXE 100 Introduction to Fashion Publicity and Events Planning
SXE 210 Event Communications and Social Media Strategies
SXM 345 How to Go From Planning to Staging a Winning Event
SXM 400 Everything You Need to Know About Fashion Shows, from Start-Up to Runway
SXM 440 Everything You Need to Know About Venues, from Editor's Previews to Afterparties
SXM 480 How to Plan and Execute Top-Notch In-Store Fashion Events
SXE 275 Events Designing: Developing a Signature Look
SXE 310 Fashion Publicity and Events Team Building Workshop
Personal choice courses* (choose 3):
CEO 012 Selling Your Products and Services
CEO 019 Creative Business Plans for Consulting Success
SXH 100 Learn the Top Ten Design Motifs of All Time
SXM 410 Bridal Consulting and Wedding Planning (Online Course)
* Inquire with a Professional Studies advisor about the possibility of substituting an alternate class.
Facilitator: Barbara Berman
Students interested in a Professional Development Certificate of Completion must file an Affidavit Certificate Declaration after completing the first class of the certificate program. This will also enable you to obtain your official FIT ID. Getting Started with a Noncredit Certificate Program