Masters Degree in Fashion in North America

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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

Fashion studies are well suited for those who want to learn about the design of different types of attire. History may additionally be covered in certain programs. Studying fashion can allow individuals to experience a variety of opportunities in the industry.

Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.

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MSL in Fashion Law

Fordham University School of Law
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

Fashion law started here—and at Fordham Law we believe that legal knowledge in the global fashion industry can no longer be left to lawyers alone. [+]

Masters in Fashion in North America 2018. For current and future fashion industry pros: A flexible master’s degree to give you the inside edge. Fashion law started here — and at Fordham Law we believe that legal knowledge in the global fashion industry can no longer be left to lawyers alone. Fashion industry professionals and entrepreneurs who enroll in the MSL in Fashion Law will develop their legal literacy while studying with the most distinguished faculty in the discipline, including both academics and industry insiders—in New York City, a capital of the world’s fashion industry. Whether you’re currently working in fashion or aspire to a career as a designer, production manager, licensing director, human resources coordinator, or C-suite executive, this program will prepare you to succeed. You’ll learn aspects of the law that arise throughout the life of a garment, starting with the designer’s original idea and continuing all the way to the consumer’s closet. You’ll explore what we’ve defined as the four pillars of fashion law: intellectual property business and finance, including areas such as investment, employment law, and real estate international trade and government regulation, including sustainability, privacy, and issues related to wearable technology consumer culture and civil rights You’ll also gain direct access to events and networking opportunities available through the nonprofit Fashion Law Institute. Established with the assistance of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, it’s the world’s first center dedicated to the law and business of fashion—and it’s based at Fordham Law. WHO TEACHES... [-]

Master (MPS) in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management

LIM College
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 USA New York

Global Fashion Supply Chain Management is a response to the evolution of the global supply chain in the fashion industry. Students in this program gain the knowledge of supply chain management so they can be competitive candidates for industry management positions. Graduates from this program are equipped with the skills to fill positions in the areas of operations management, supply chain analytics, procurement and logistics. [+]

Global Fashion Supply Chain Management is a response to the evolution of the global supply chain in the fashion industry. Students in this program gain the knowledge of supply chain management so they can be competitive candidates for industry management positions. Graduates from this program are equipped with the skills to fill positions in the areas of operations management, supply chain analytics, procurement and logistics. A TRUE FASHION PROFESSIONAL Fashion is a global industry. Inspiration from North America can spark designs in Europe that are produced in Asia and delivered to customers all over the world. As we become increasingly dependent on a global supply chain, advanced knowledge in this emerging area will position you for world-wide success. Our MPS in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management gives you the skills you’ll need to lead a career in supply chain management and analytics, importing, distribution, or logistics. Curriculum FOUNDATION TOTAL CREDITS: 30 SEMESTER 1 MPSS 600 - SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FUNDAMENTALS MPSS 601 - THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN FASHION AND THE SUPPLY CHAIN MPSS 602 - LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT MPSS 603 - GLOBAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT SEMESTER 2 MPSS 604 - STRATEGIC SOURCING SOLUTIONS MPSS 605 - PROJECT AND PEOPLE MANAGEMENT MPSS 606 - SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FROM AN E-COMMERCE PERSPECTIVE MPSS 607 - SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYTICS SEMESTER 3 MPSS 608 - INNOVATION AND CHANGE MANAGEMENT MPSS 609 - CAPSTONE COURSE: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT INDUSTRY PROJECT [-]

Master in Luxury and Fashion Management

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Atlanta Hong Kong Sham Shui Po Savannah France Lacoste + 4 more

SCAD offers the world’s first M.A. and M.F.A. degree programs in luxury and fashion management. This specialized field will prepare you for a challenging career in a fast-paced, constantly evolving industry. Our program covers trendspotting, media strategy, PR management, organizational structures, supply chain management, communication and fashion events, ensuring that our graduates are ready to hit the ground running. [+]

Masters in Fashion in North America 2018. The art of luxury and fashion management SCAD offers the world’s first M.A. and M.F.A. degree programs in luxury and fashion management. This specialized field will prepare you for a challenging career in a fast-paced, constantly evolving industry. Our program covers trendspotting, media strategy, PR management, organizational structures, supply chain management, communication and fashion events, ensuring that our graduates are ready to hit the ground running. M.A. in luxury and fashion management Available at: - Atlanta - Hong Kong - Savannah - eLearning London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. FASH 503 Forecasting and Business Trends* LXFM 501 Professional Concepts and Theories for the Fashion Industry* LXFM 502 Fashion Marketing and Advertising Principles* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis FASH 721 Computer-enhanced Fashion Design FASH 763 Fashion Promotion FASH 782 Fashion Theory LXFM 720 Supply Chain Management Strategies LXFM 730 Marketing of Luxury Goods LXFM 749 Luxury and Fashion Management M.A. Final Project — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in luxury and fashion management Available at: - Atlanta - Hong Kong - Savannah London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. FASH 503 Forecasting and Business Trends* LXFM 501 Professional Concepts and Theories for the Fashion Industry* LXFM 502 Fashion Marketing and Advertising Principles* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art... [-]

Master in Jewelry

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Savannah Atlanta Hong Kong Sham Shui Po France Lacoste + 4 more

With a degree from SCAD, you can take on every facet of the jewelry design industry. We have the largest jewelry program in the U.S., with a 13,562-square-foot facility where cutting-edge technology is at your fingertips. [+]

Capitalize on your passion for jewelry With a degree from SCAD, you can take on every facet of the jewelry design industry. We have the largest jewelry program in the U.S., with a 13,562-square-foot facility where cutting-edge technology is at your fingertips. Through professional partnerships with big brands like The Limited, Michael Kors Watches and Fossil, you’ll get first-hand experience as a jewelry designer to develop your resume and stock your portfolio even before graduation, preparing you to thrive in today's creative economy. M.A. in jewelry Available at: - Savannah MTJW 502 Contemporary Processes in Studio Practice* SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art MTJW 702 History of Jewelry as Source MTJW 705 Contextual Study I: Technical Research MTJW 708 Contextual Study II: Concept Development MTJW 724 Contemporary Issues in Jewelry MTJW 731 Multiples: Objects for Adornment MTJW 739 Theory and Criticism for Jewelry MTJW 749 Jewelry M.A. Final Project — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in jewelry Available at: - Savannah MTJW 502 Contemporary Processes in Studio Practice* SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art ARTH 702 Art Criticism MTJW 702 History of Jewelry as Source MTJW 705 Contextual Study I: Technical Research MTJW 708 Contextual Study II: Concept Development MTJW 724 Contemporary Issues in Jewelry MTJW 731 Multiples: Objects for Adornment MTJW 739 Theory and Criticism for Jewelry MTJW 755 Integrated Solutions... [-]

Master in Fibers

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Savannah Atlanta Hong Kong Sham Shui Po France Lacoste + 4 more

The SCAD fibers department is the largest of its kind in the U.S., with a comprehensive curriculum and large, inspiring facilities stocked with top-of-the-line tools and resources. As a student at SCAD, you will join the elite ranks of fibers students who regularly win major awards at professional competitions and scholarships. [+]

Masters in Fashion in North America 2018. Interweaving creativity and success The SCAD fibers department is the largest of its kind in the U.S., with a comprehensive curriculum and large, inspiring facilities stocked with top-of-the-line tools and resources. As a student at SCAD, you will join the elite ranks of fibers students who regularly win major awards at professional competitions and scholarships. Follow in the footsteps of our successful fibers alumni, who have gone on to land incredible jobs for leading companies like Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters, Martha Stewart Living, Diane von Furstenberg, Lilly Pulitzer, Macy's and more. M.A. in fibers Available at: - Savannah FIBR 502 Materiality and Meaning in Fibers* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art FIBR 704 Surfaces and Structures FIBR 707 Fabric History as Source FIBR 716 Fiber and Fabric Exploration FIBR 724 Digital Surface Design Studio I: From Concept to Client Presentation† FIBR 728 Structural Materials and Processes† FIBR 745 Studio Issues in Fibers I: Research and Development FIBR 748 Professional Practices in Fibers FIBR 749 Fibers M.A. Final Project — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in fibers Available at: - Savannah FIBR 502 Materiality and Meaning in Fibers* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art ARTH 702 Art Criticism FIBR 704 Surfaces and Structures FIBR 707 Fabric History as Source FIBR 716 Fiber and Fabric Exploration FIBR 738... [-]

Master in Fashion

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Atlanta Savannah Hong Kong Sham Shui Po France Lacoste + 4 more

SCAD students are flawlessly prepped for leadership in the dynamic and ultra-competitive global fashion industry. Our rigorous curriculum is structured around principles of design, unbounded creativity and state-of-the-art technology. [+]

Join the ever-evolving world of fashion SCAD students are flawlessly prepped for leadership in the dynamic and ultra-competitive global fashion industry. Our rigorous curriculum is structured around principles of design, unbounded creativity and state-of-the-art technology. The SCAD fashion program has deep industry connections, and top fashion trendsetters visit and work with students frequently. With the tutelage of award-winning, experienced faculty and visiting mentors, you will master the full spectrum of fashion — from the conceptual to the commercial. M.A. in fashion Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. FASH 501 Fashion Design and Development* FASH 502 Fashion and Accessory Sketching and Illustration* FASH 503 Forecasting and Business Trends* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art FASH 710 Fashion Materials and Structures FASH 713 Drawing and Illustration for the Fashion Designer FASH 715 Multimedia Communication for Fashion FASH 716 Fashion Studio I: Directed Design Innovation FASH 721 Computer-enhanced Fashion Design FASH 725 Fashion Studio II: Exploring Multifaceted Design Aesthetics FASH 749 Fashion M.A. Final Project — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in fashion Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. FASH 501 Fashion Design and Development* FASH 502 Fashion and Accessory Sketching and Illustration* FASH 503 Forecasting and Business Trends* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art ARTH 702... [-]

Master in Accessory Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Savannah Atlanta Hong Kong Sham Shui Po France Lacoste + 4 more

London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. [+]

Masters in Fashion in North America 2018. Fashion your future as an accessory designer As the only university in the world to offer an M.F.A. in accessory design and the first in the U.S. to offer an M.A. in the discipline, we’re used to setting the bar at SCAD. We pride ourselves on an accessory design department that provides students with coveted internships, high-end tools and celebrated faculty who are at the peak of the profession. As a student at SCAD, you’ll also benefit from red-carpet events that bring the biggest names in the industry, as well as opportunities to learn directly from the stars of accessory design. M.A. in accessory design Available at: - Savannah London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. ACCE 501 Accessory Design and Development* FASH 502 Fashion and Accessory Sketching and Illustration* FASH 503 Forecasting and Business Trends* ACCE 711 Methodologies in Accessory Design ACCE 715 Presentation Methods I: Portfolio Development ACCE 720 Presentation Methods II: Marketing a Personal Aesthetic ACCE 725 Computer-aided Design for Accessories ACCE 730 Accessory Studio I: Collection Conceptualization ACCE 740 Accessory Studio II: Production Planning and Execution ACCE 749 Accessory Design M.A. Final Project ARTH 701 Contemporary Art — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* MFA in Accessory Design London-based The Business of Fashion has ranked the SCAD graduate fashion programs as No. 1 overall in the United States. ACCE 501 Accessory Design... [-]

Master (MPS) in Visual Merchandising

LIM College
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

The first of its kind in the United States, the Master of Professional Studies in Visual Merchandising program (MPS VM) at LIM College offers advanced, specialized education geared towards eventually obtaining upper-management and executive-level positions. 

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Visual merchandising is an indispensable part of any retail strategy. Over the last several years, the field has moved from the basement studio to the executive boardroom - where creative sensibilities must be linked to strong leadership and management skills. The first of its kind in the United States, the Master of Professional Studies in Visual Merchandising program (MPS VM) at LIM College offers advanced, specialized education geared towards eventually obtaining upper-management and executive-level positions. 

The MPS VM will give you a leg up as you pursue a career in this evolving field. You will learn the principles, philosophies and technologies of visual merchandising through exploration of the marketplace, hands-on classroom learning, and field experimentation, with an emphasis on the principles and practices of sustainable design. You will also develop leadership and managerial abilities, including human resource and project management skills. And you will do all this in the retail mecca that is New York City. Your education includes visits to some of the world’s most successful retailers to analyze displays and store environments and explore cutting-edge design and merchandising practices. If you are serious about a career in visual merchandising, we encourage you to further explore the MPS VM. Curriculum The MPS VM is a 30-credit master's degree program which can be completed over the course of three semesters in one calendar year. Your first 24 credits are core courses representing the most important, and industry-relevant facets of visual merchandising. The last six credits of the program allow you... [-]

Master (MPS) in Fashion Merchandising and Retail Management

LIM College
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

The Master of Professional Studies in Fashion Merchandising and Retail Management is designed to give you a competitive edge in today’s retail, apparel, and merchandising markets. [+]

Masters in Fashion in North America 2018. The Master of Professional Studies in Fashion Merchandising and Retail Management is designed to give you a competitive edge in today’s retail, apparel, and merchandising markets. This program is ideal if you seek a graduate degree program with an emphasis on career development in order to make a transition into the fashion industry. This is a convenient master's degree that will give you the tools to launch a career in the fashion industry. The MPS is designed to enhance your success within the fashion retail management industry. While pursuing this degree program: You will apply knowledge, analysis, strategy, and critical thinking skills necessary to make business decisions in the fashion industry. You will be able to function both independently and within teams by applying theoretical knowledge to practical solutions. You will learn to solve real-world problems within fashion management. Full-time students will complete the program, which includes an internship, in three semesters throughout one calendar year. Likewise, part-time students can complete the MPS in a longer timeframe. Merchandising Curriculum Graduate Program in Fashion Merchandising, Retail Visual Merchandising, Retail Branding MPS students will take 24 credits of core courses, a 3-credit capstone project utilizing skills developed throughout the program, and a 3-credit internship. The MPS in Fashion Merchandising and Retail Management is open to applicants from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds. Full-time students finish in one year, while part-time students may go through the program at a slower pace. In the MPS... [-]

Master (MPS) in Fashion Marketing

LIM College
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2018 USA New York + 1 more

The Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Fashion Marketing is a 30-credit graduate program. Each course has been designed to give you current marketing and business trends in order to gain a competitive edge in today’s fashion marketing sectors. [+]

Fashion Marketing investigates the relationships between the business of the fashion industry and consumers including the development, promotion, advertising, and retailing aspects of this global industry. Fashion Marketing works by using current trends in fashion to analyze, develop, and implement sales strategies across multiple mediums. Successful fashion marketers understand that recognizing consumer trends, strong branding, and a desirable product image are all essential elements to building an effective and meaningful campaign. The Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Fashion Marketing is a 30-credit graduate program. Each course has been designed to give you current marketing and business trends in order to gain a competitive edge in today’s fashion marketing sectors. The first 24 credits are core courses which culminate in a three-credit capstone project utilizing the skills developed throughout the program. All students must also take a three-credit internship. You can complete the program in three semesters throughout one calendar year if you choose to go full-time. If you are seeking a career change into the fashion business, the MPS in Fashion Marketing is a tool to help facilitate that change. The overall goals of the MPS in Fashion Marketing are: To provide an exceptional educational program designed to enhance your success within the Fashion Marketing industry To provide an experiential, as well as academically sound educational experience that will enable you to compete in the evolving global fashion industries To be a source of innovative interdisciplinary learning that utilizes: exceptional faculty with academic achievements and industry experience and leaders... [-]

Master in Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice

Fashion Institute of Technology
Campus Full time September 2018 USA New York

The Master of Arts program in Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice combines the rigorous study of fashion and textile history with hands-on training in the analysis [+]

Master in Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice

The Master of Arts program in Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice combines the rigorous study of fashion and textile history with hands-on training in the analysis, conservation, storage, and exhibition of textile and costume materials, and in collections management and exhibition planning and design.

The hallmark of this interdisciplinary program is its blend of theory and practice. You’ll study the historical and cultural significance of fashion interpretation, and be trained to approach costume and textile history from various traditional and innovative perspectives. You’ll also learn practical skills, from how to identify fibers and treat various kinds of objects, to the proper way to roll a textile and dress a mannequin.... [-]