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Fashion Business
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Fashion Business

The Fashion Studies curriculum offers a pragmatic approach to the many areas of the fashion industries, integrating studies in marketing, fashion merchandising, retailing, and the art of the entrepreneur. Students experience and explore the dynamically creative, real world of fashion design.

Consistent with long standing Columbia tradition, faculty are drawn directly from the fashion world itself. Through contact with professionals, Columbia's students have the invaluable opportunity to experience updated hands-on instruction within the context of a solid liberal arts education.

The fashion industry offers a broad range of career opportunities for the skilled and enthusiastic professional. The foundation for a successful career in fashion includes an understanding of the integration of business, merchandising, marketing, production, and design.