Overview

Applicants
Acceptance Rate

Test Scores


Testing Policies


Deadlines

Regular — January 1


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Application Essay
Non-Academic

Talent / Ability

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
17:1
Total Faculty
with Terminal Degree


Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • BASIC SKILLS AND DEVELOPMENTAL/REMEDIAL EDUCATION.

  • Second Language Learning.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Business Administration and Management, General.
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies.
  • Fashion Merchandising.
  • Franchising and Franchise Operations.
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
  • International Marketing.
  • Marketing Research.
  • Special Products Marketing Operations.
  • Specialized Merchandising, Sales, and Marketing Operations, Other.

  • COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects.

  • FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES.

  • Apparel and Textile Manufacture.
  • Apparel and Textiles, General.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • General Studies.

  • MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES.

  • Museology/Museum Studies.

  • VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS.

  • Commercial and Advertising Art.
  • Commercial Photography.
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other.
  • Design and Visual Communications, General.
  • Fashion/Apparel Design.
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies.
  • Fine and Studio Arts Management.
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other.
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General.
  • Graphic Design.
  • Illustration.
  • Industrial and Product Design.
  • Interior Design.
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts.


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Leslie Blodgett
Founder of bareMinerals

Michael Kors
Chief Creative Officer, Honorary Chair and Director, MK Holdings, Inc.

Edward Menichechi
Chief Marketing Officer for Conde' Nast

Nanette Lepore
Fashion Designer and founder, Robespierre, Inc.

Nina Garcia
Creative Director, Marie Claire Magazine and Project Runway judge

Fran Boller
Executive VP, Nike

Toni Chi
International Restaurant Designer

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics


Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
9,392
Foreign Countries Represented
70

Demographics

9.53%
Asian
8.80%
African-American
16.71%
Hispanic
46.76%
Caucasian
13.76%
International

85% female
15% male
79% are full time
21% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
Help finding off-campus housing
No

First-Year Students living on campus

Campus Environment
Large Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Wellness Housing

Special Needs Admissions


Director
Joseph Plutz

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
65
Number of Honor Societies
7

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations
3

Sports

Athletic Division
Other


Student Services

Academic

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Address
Fashion Institute of Tecnology
227 West 27th Street
New York, New York, 10001

Phone
212-217-3760

Email
fitinfo@fitnyc.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
The Museum at FIT
David Dubinsky Student Center
Lari and Barbara Stanton Fitness Center
Gladys Marcus Library
Peter G. Scotese Computer-Aided Design and Communication Center
Academic buildings including he Shirley Goodman Resource Center and the Marvin Feldman Center for Business and Liberal Arts. Industry-Standard Academic Labs including broadcast, sewing, lighting and knitting, cosmetics and fragrance. Dedicated Workshops for footwear and millinery, jewelry design,leather draping, textile screen printing and toy design.Four residence halls, dining facilities, Barnes and Noble and Starbucks.


Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times:
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
All modes of public transportation are available and the campus is within close proximity to all major metropolitan airports.


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