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Fashion Design

Fashion Design Bachelor’s Degree

Earn a B.F.A. in Fashion Design in Florence, Italy

Marist's four-year study abroad Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design begins with history of fashion, developing techniques for fashion figure drawing, and discovering how to bring these designs to reality. Fashion Design students will learn a variety of fashion techniques including: paper models, draping, sewing, embroidery, knitwear, printing, designing accessories, and more.

Marist's and LdM realize that the world of fashion is a highly competitive field, and offer undergraduate fashion design majors the chance to learn by working with faculty who are not only teachers but well connected fashion industry professionals. These teachers leverage their connections to help students enrolled as fashion design majors develop a broad understanding of all aspects of the fashion industry. Therefore, the Marist Florence, Italy study abroad Fashion Design Bachelor’s degree program allows undergraduate students to not only learn fashion design, but to also to meet all the challenges of working in the real fashion world. Fashion Design majors will learn to collaborate with photographers, find models, and organize publicity.

Why Earn A Fashion Design Bachelor’s Degree Studying Abroad in Italy

Marist's Florence, Italy Fashion Design Department is fully equipped for creative research; here you will find a library specifically focused on fashion and everything related to its research, in addition to a vast selection of printed resources available at the central library. While attending universitystudents have access to a sewing lab equipped with mannequins and industrial sewing machines for learning all the necessary techniques used in realizing designed items. And, of course, there is also our computer lab equipped with constantly updated software. Providing fashion design Bachelor’s degree students studying abroad on the Lorenzo de’ Medici campus in Florence, Italy with all of the tools needed to guarantee educational standards that will produce the highest level of future fashion professionals.


Careers For B.F.A. in Fashion Design Graduates

  • Knit designer
  • Woven fabric designer
  • Print designer

Complete your BFA in Fashion Design in Florence, Italy through Marist-LdM

Marist’s Florence, Italy Branch Campus provides the only four-year U.S. Bachelor’s degree program located in Florence, Italy. Courses are offered through the Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici and are taught by international faculty in English. Students in the BFA in Fashion Design prgram will also complete a variety of courses specific to their course of study. Students are also expected to take Marist’s recognized core-curriculum, designed to develop undergraduate students’ critical thinking, writing, and communication skills. This provides undergraduate students with a balanced education preparing them to continue their education or pursue a professional career upon graduation.

Request More InformationContact us to get more information about Marist-LdM's BFA in Fashion Design program in Florence, Italy.

Requirements for a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Fashion Design

  • Core / Liberal Studies & Foundation Requirements (42-45 Credits) {Link when page is created}
  • Elective Course Requirements (16-19 Credits)

Total Requirement for Graduation (120 Credits)

Marist's Florence, Italy bachelor's degree in Fashion Design is based at the Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM). Our B.F.A. in Fashion Design degree program is the only four-year U.S. bachelor degree program in Florence, Italy. University-level Fashion Design courses are taught in English by an international faculty. Contact us to learn whether the Marist B.P.S in Fashion Design degree study abroad program through the Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici in Florence, Italy is right for you.