Fashion Design Associate's Degree Programs

Fashion Design Associate’s Degree Programs

Career Options

  • Designer
  • Exhibit Design
  • Retail Display Specialist

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An online associate’s degree in fashion will afford you the opportunity to use your knowledge and love of fashion and transfer those skills to an accredited degree.  You may want to enter the marketing field or just become a fashion designer.  Either way, an online associate’s degree will give you the opportunity to enter the exciting and challenging world of fashion.

The associate’s degree in fashion is centered upon courses in design, textiles, knitwear and merchandising opportunities.  This curriculum will help you gear your mastery of fashion within courses of construction and design.  Nowadays, you must have excellent technology skills to prepare yourself to enter the fashion industry when you graduate.  All fashion courses will eventuate the creation of a fashion portfolio.  This portfolio is the key to your success when seeking a job within the fashion industry.  It shows prospective employers that you have mastered different elements of style and technical ability.

The associate’s degree in fashion curriculum includes the following coursework:

  • Fashion Journalism
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Fashion Design
  • Manufacturing in the fashion industry
  • Management fundamentals
  • Knitwear Design
  • Knitwear Construction
  • Textile Technology
  • Knitwear Technology
  • Menswear Fashion Design
  • Women’s wear Fashion Design
  • Portfolio Design
  • Retail and Wholesale Marketing
  • Independent Study in Fashion (Practicum)
  • Fashion Internship (Practicum)

The fashion industry is an exciting field that can afford you a great deal of exposure if you have the drive and the initiative to succeed.  Graduates are always encouraged to consult previous graduates in the industry and do a sufficient amount of networking while studying their degree.  This will give them a decisive advantage when entering the competitive yet intriguing world of fashion.

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Southern Technical College

Whether you need to upgrade your skills or change careers, Southern Technical College has the right program to fit your needs. Let us show you how to get the skills you need in a short amount of time so that you can get into a new career fast!

What makes Southern Technical College for you?

  • Convenient Locations
  • Financial Assistance For Those Who Qualify
  • Hands-On Training
  • Small Classes/Individualized Attention
  • Career Placement Assistance
  • Morning or Evening Classes Available

Why Choose Southern Technical College:

  • Industry Experienced Instructors
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
  • Licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education

Financial Assistance and Availability

The financial aid team at Southern Technical College is committed to helping you find ways to finance your education. Our team is trained to help you overcome the financial obstacles that may be standing in the way of your education.

Southern Technical College participates in several of the U.S. Department of Education’s Federal Financial Aid Programs, which are generally available to those who qualify. Visit for more information, learn more about the types of financial aid available, and consumer information, or contact your local campus to speak member of our financial aid team

Career Placement Assistance

Our career service advisors can help you with resume writing, interviewing skills, employer contacts, and the latest job search techniques. We have years of experience in helping graduates gain employment in great jobs with great companies, and we are ready to help you, too! We cannot guarantee your success, but STC has an excellent record of helping graduates find and keep jobs in their field of study. Success after graduation depends on many factors, and we are here to help you along the way!

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