Fashion Institute of Technology: Review & Facts

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Fashion Institute of Technology is a medium four-year, public school with 10,055 students enrolled. This school was established in 1944 and is one of the 83 schools and colleges located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Fashion Institute of Technology will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Fashion Institute of Technology follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Fashion, Retailing and Wholesaling, Marketing and Advertising, Art, and Graphic Design and Animation. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
85%
The rate of student retention at Fashion Institute of Technology is high at 85% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Fashion Institute of Technology is average: 64%. Around 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Fashion Institute of Technology is decent - 17:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,200
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - $12,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Fashion Institute of Technology not covered by tuition are nearly $600; this comes to a total of $13,200 a year.

Read the details about Fashion Institute of Technology additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
43%
As reported in recent data, 4,417 applications were submitted and 1,916 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

Fashion Institute of Technology will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Fashion Institute of Technology is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Fashion Institute of Technology and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (212) 217-7999 or check Fashion Institute of Technology Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,600
Fashion Institute of Technology provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fashion Institute of Technology, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
A
Fashion Institute of Technology provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 2,300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high - about $8,600 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Fashion Institute of Technology seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fashion Institute of Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: Fashion Institute of Technology, 227 W 27th St, New York City, New York 10001-5992, USA
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