General Information About Fashion Careers College
The mission of Fashion Careers College is career and life preparation for individuals seeking to become professionals in the fashion industry. Through Specialized Associate Degrees in Fashion Business and Technology and Fashion Design and Technology, Certificate in Fashion Design & Technology and Fashion Business & Technology Hybrid-Online, FCC seeks to impart a large body of fashion-related theory and practical knowledge augmented by general education skills and knowledge from the student’s participation in special workshops, elective tracks, courses, fashion tours, internships, volunteer work and counseling. Students should expect that their FCC education will equip them with skills for adult life and a fashion career. Faculty should expect students to acquire fashion knowledge, critical thinking, analytical skills and to adopt the value if life-long learning. Employers will expect graduates to apply their new values, skills and knowledge to a career in the fashion industry. The community at large will expect excellence, both in its programs and its graduates. For Degree and Certificate programs, the typical graduate will be trained for entry level positions including, but not limited to the following job titles: Visual Display Artist, Assistant Buyer, Computer Patternmaker, Merchandise Manager, Store Manager, Production Assistant, Computer Marker Maker, Boutique Owner, Showroom Sales Representative, Special Events Coordinator, Assistant Product Developer, Assistant Inventory Control Analyst, Assistant Designer, Patternmaker, Buyer, Sample Maker, Computer Grader, Cutting Assistant, Costume Designer and Assistant Allocator. Students may enroll in fashion-related, short-term seminar programs.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of transfer credits are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 61%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 185 Native American 0 Asian 19 African American 26 Hispanic 57 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 111 Enrolled FullTime Graduates