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Fashion Design

Certificate

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

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 Applied Arts.  While this program was not designed to transfer to a 4-year university, some courses may transfer to meet major or elective requirements.

Program Requirements
   

Program Prerequisites

Before enrolling in this program, you must complete the following:

Course # Course Title Credits
FDC 110 Clothing Construction I (may be waived
with consent of instructor)
0-3
Subtotal 0-3

Required Core Courses

Course # Course Title Credits
FDC 111 Clothing Construction II 3
FDC 121 Flat Pattern Making I 3
FDC 122 History of Clothing 3
FDC 126 Textiles 3
FDC 141 Introduction to Fashion Design 3
FDC 144 Fashion Drawing 3
FDC 211 Clothing Construction III 3
FDC 288 Portfolio Preparation 3
Subtotal 24
Total 24-27