Fashion design education in the USA: Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Commonwealth University is situated in Richmond, VA, USA.
About: VCU was founded in 1838 and today, more than 31,000 students pursue 222 degree and certificate programs through VCU's 13 schools and one college. It is designated as a research university with very high research activity. It is home to VCUarts (including the Department of Fashion Design & Merchandising) - one of the nation's best schools of art and design. VCU has a branch campus in Education City, Qatar.
Programs: BFA Fashion Design. BFA and MFA Fine Arts with a Specialization in Fiber Arts or Jewelry/Metalworking.
Nota bene: Program highlights include participation in the Annual Fashion Show, field trips to New York and the MAGIC trade show in Las Vegas, and short-term international trips to Paris, London, Florence, Rome, Hong Kong and Australia. Graduates of VCU's Fashion, Fiber and Material Studies programs hold positions at Nordstrom, GUESS, Harper's Bazaar, Burberry, Ann Taylor, Ralph Lauren, Cotton Incorporated, Williams-Sonoma, Li and Fung, Calvin Klein, Nautica, Jonathan Saunders, Avia, A/X Armani Exchange, Tracy Reese, Perry Ellis, Macy's and more.
Added on: 26 November 2014|11:39:35