Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 2,815 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1969 and is one of the 48 schools located in Los Angeles, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Fair
At Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles you can earn your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Fashion, Retailing and Wholesaling, Graphic Design and Animation, Marketing and Advertising, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
92%
Good
It is important 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 usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles is very high at 92% (well above California average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles is very good: 86%.

Student to faculty ratio at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles is reasonably decent: 20:1. Find out more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,000
High
Average tuition cost is very high - $29,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles beyond tuition are about $1,000, which makes it a total of $30,000 a year.

Read the details about Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
49%
According to recent data, 1,419 applications were submitted and 699 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (213) 624-1200 or check Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles.

Based on the college crime information, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles Location and Maps



Post Address: Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Los Angeles, 919 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, California 90015-1421, USA
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