Moore’s Fashion Design graduates are expressing their creativity on and off the runway, using all the practical, creative and business skills they learn during their time here. Considered one of the best in the U.S. by College Magazine, our program is fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology and bolstered by our close ties to prestigious designers in NYC and Philadelphia. Tickets to sold-out annual fashion shows, anyone?

“I was never considered to be the stylish or the most fashion-forward person in my family, but I took art every year for five years, and working with textiles sparked something in me, prompting me to research fashion design.”


Julianna Almandoz '23
Fashion Design

  • Abercrombie & Fitch
  • Anthropologie
  • Bloomingdale's
  • Destination Maternity
  • Diane von Fürstenburg
  • Jordan Craig
  • Michael Kors
  • Tommy Hilfiger Inc.
  • Victoria's Secret

Rule the runway!

If you’re a fashionista who’s ready to get creative on the runway, there’s no better place to be than Moore College of Art & Design. Our Fashion Design BFA program, considered one of the best in the U.S. by College Magazine, will prepare you for a career in this dynamic industry.

S/S 2019 Fashion Show

See how our 2019 Fashion Design seniors made their journey from design concepts to final collections that wowed a standing-room only crowd at the Barnes Foundation.

Fashion Design Core Curriculum

Foundation Design I & II

Foundation Drawing I & II

Visual Thinking

Color Theory

Introduction to Fashion Design

Writing Workshop I & II

Art History I & II

Fundamentals of Sewing

Introduction to Apparel Textiles

Fashion Illustration I & II

Design Sustainability

Apparel Modeling

Apparel Technology

Modern & Contemporary Art History Course

Non-Western Art History

Interpreting History

Cultural Collisions and Transformations

Studio Electives

Apparel Design Studio

Apparel Drafting

Fiber and Textile Design

Production Apparel Design

Professional Development

Liberal Arts Electives

Studio Electives

Senior Thesis I & II

Business of Fashion

Portfolio Design

Professional Development II (Internship)

Apparel History and Context 

Liberal Arts Electives

Open Electives 

More Perks & Opportunities

Runway-Ready Collections

Two high-profile annual fashion shows to highlight your creations!

Learn from the best

Critiques and guidance from acclaimed fashion experts and faculty.

Tools of the trade

State-of-the-art technology, including a digital embroidery machine and studios.

Take the next steps!

We're looking forward to meeting you and telling you more about Undergraduate Studies at Moore.