Prepare for entry-level careers in fashion design for the apparel industry by studying fashion drawing, imaginative design, computer applications, draping, textiles, and pattern drafting.
Program/Major Code: CRTFDC/FDC
Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes
What can I do with this certificate?
Career Options: Seek entry-level positions with apparel manufacturers, clothing retailers, tailoring or alterations businesses, specialty clothing shops or start your own business.
Academic Options: Continue your studies by taking courses toward an associates degree in Liberal Arts, Fashion Design concentration. While this program was not designed to transfer to a 4-year university, some courses may transfer to meet major or elective requirements.
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.
Program Requirements 2018-2019
Required Core Courses
A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|FDC 110||Clothing Construction I||3|
|FDC 111||Clothing Construction II||3|
|FDC 121||Flat Pattern Making I||3|
or FDC 132
|History of Clothing
Global Fashion and Culture
|FDC 141||Introduction to Fashion Design||3|
|FDC 144||Fashion Drawing||3|
|FDC 211||Clothing Construction III||3|
|ELEC||Chose one of the following Courses:
FDC 123, 212, 213, 214, 215, 221, 241, or 245