Maximum credit flexibility

Earn your bachelor's degree in 2 years or less.

If you already have an associate degree, or are transferring in with at least 60 credits, our Business of Fashion degree may be the right path for you. This program provides maximum flexibility in recognizing the credits you've already earned at other colleges, regardless of what you majored in.

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Courses & Curriculum

  • Accounting
  • Digital Tools for Fashion Presentations
  • Introduction to the Fashion Business
  • Marketing
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Sustainability and the Future of Fashion

You'll gain priceless experience-and make important connections-through required internships. Here are just a few places where LIM students have interned.

  • Chanel
  • The Estee Lauder Companies
  • Nike
  • Opening Ceremony
  • Sony Music Entertainment
  • Vineyard Vines
  • Wilhelmina Models

LIM College offers the following minors for Business of Fashion majors, which are intended to provide an additional focused area of study.

Fashion Media Minor:

  • Fashion Media

Fashion Merchandising Minors:

  • Beauty
  • Event Planning
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion Styling
  • Retail Buying And Planning (For Non-fashion Merchandising Majors)
  • Sustainability

Liberal Arts Minors:

  • The Arts: History and Performance
  • English
  • Global Studies
  • Society And Culture

Marketing, Management, And Finance Minors:

  • Digital Business
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Marketing

Visual Studies Minors:

  • Digital Design And Photography
  • Interior And Residential Concepts
  • Photo Styling And Set Design
  • Visual Studies
  • Visuals For Social Media

Craft your Business of Fashion major to focus on the area you’re most interested in, including:

  • Buying
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Product Development
  • Sustainability
  • Trend Forecasting
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Opportunities at LIM

Career Pathways

Whether your goal is to launch your own fashion line or to work for an established brand, you'll graduate with the essential business knowledge and skills you'll need to succeed in the increasingly complex and bottom-line oriented world of fashion.

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You'll gain priceless experience - and make important connections - through required internships. LIM students have done internships in everything from e-commerce to production to trend forecasting at companies that include Tommy Hilfiger, Saks Fifth Avenue, Madison Square Garden, Urban Outfitters, and Ross Stores.

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Clubs & Organizations

There’s more to college than attending class. Enhance your experience (and your resume) with co-curricular and extracurricular activities. Make the most of your time and get involved.

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Study Abroad

Explore a different culture and expand your world view. Choose a short-term travel program or semester abroad to add an invaluable experience to your education.

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Financial Aid

Financial assistance can come in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study.

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Invest in Your Success

Our 2019-2020 tuition and fees were 25% lower than the national average for private 4-year colleges.

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