Kent State Fashion School students who plan to participate in an internship for credit, while studying in NYC, must enroll in 45092 Internship in Fashion Design & Merchandising (3 credits). This course if offered through the Kent Campus. For further information, please contact Hillary Stone, Industry Liaison Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prerequisites: minimum grade of C (2.0) in FDM 30083, Junior standing and special approval. Merchandising students are also required to take FDM 30262.
Guest students from other fashion programs are required to set up their internship-for-credit through their home school.
If you have not met the requirements to participate in an internship for credit, or are not able to sign up through your home school, many employers provide a non-credit option to participate in an internship. The NYC Studio forwards internship opportunities to enrolled students, via email, as they are received.
New York City internship sites include:
|5 Star Apparel||Grace Hats||People’s Revolution
|Addison + Crescent||Harper’s Bazaar||Phat Buddhawear|
|Agentry PR||Harris Dolbee Showroom||Pronovias|
|Alfred Dunner||Haskell Jewels||Rafael Cennamo|
|Alice + Olivia||HONOR NYC||Ralph Rucci|
||Ivanka Trump & Zac Posen Handbags
||Rent the Runway
||Karla Otto New York
|BENSON New York
|Bismarck Phillips Communications
|Bond & Bari
||Style Intern for Bobbie Thomas
||Style Life Showroom
||Thea Grant Jewelry
||Marc by Marc Jacobs
|Fabric to Finish
|G Star Raw
|Gita Omri at Manufacture NY