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Fashion Media includes everything from writing and editing to production, art direction, and photography. Yet at its core, majoring in Fashion Media means learning how to become a professional storyteller, helping not just to shape the global conversation around fashion and business, but to lead it.

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Courses & Curriculum

Total credits: 121/122

Liberal Arts Electives are any non-remedial courses offered by the Arts & Sciences Department and Interdisciplinary Studies Department  departments with the following prefixes:  ARTS, COMM, ECON, ENGL, HIST, INTD*, LANG, MATH, NTSC, PHIL, POLS, PSYC, and SOCI, and courses not specifically required for a major.  These courses vary depending upon major course requirements.

*INTD 1321INTD 2163INTD 2413INTD 2511 

General Electives are any courses numbered 1000 or higher (except CARE 1890 - Micro-Internship (Optional)) which are not specifically required for the student’s degree program.


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

  • Harper’s Bazaar
  • Food Network Magazine
  • Marie Claire
  • The Dr. Oz Show
  • The Wendy Williams Show
  • Viacom/MTV

LIM College offers the following minors for each major, 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)
  • Retail Buying And Planning (For Fashion Merchandising Majors)
  • Sustainability

Interdisciplinary Studies Minors:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion

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 Fashion Media major to focus on the area you’re most interested in, including:

  • Advertising
  • Content Marketing
  • Media Production
  • Magazine Publishing
  • Public Relations
  • Social Media
  • Web Content Management
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Opportunities at LIM

Fashion Media Careers

You'll be able to bring your skills and knowledge to the workplace as a part of a corporate team or pursue your own interests as an entrepreneur. You can start a career in many different areas, including fashion journalism, media production, advertising, content marketing, publishing, PR, and web content management. Recent LIM grads have found jobs with titles like Fashion Assistant, Media Planner, and Social Media Coordinator.

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The Lexington Line

LIM's student magazine, The Lexington Line, covers fashion, beauty, culture, breaking news, and life at LIM College. The magazine publishes two print issues per year, and new content is continuously produced and posted to their website.

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Internship Experiences

You'll gain priceless experience — and make important connections — through required internships.  Fashion Media majors have done internships in everything from social media to copywriting to graphic design at companies such as NYLON, Self Magazine, and the New York Daily News.

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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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