Express your creativity with Kent State's Fashion Design B.A. program. Our program prepares you for a career in the fashion industry by providing a comprehensive curriculum, experienced faculty, and state-of-the-art facilities. Enroll now and discover your unique design style.
Fashion Design - B.A.
Fashion Your Future
Our Fashion Design Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree prepare you for a career in fashion. You’ll develop your own technical skills, explore creative problem solving and grow an understanding of the challenges in the industry and how to overcome them. The B.A. degree in fashion design offers a diverse and liberal art experience. You can create designs for everything from wearable technology applications to knitwear and accessories.
Our graduates are highly sought after for entry-level design positions across the industry. You’ll also have a strong portfolio to use during interviews, helping to set you up for success when you graduate.
During your major degree, you’ll learn about three key stages of fashion design: conceptual, technical and production. Here are some of the key topics our instructors will cover:
- Color, design, and trend research
- Technical sketching and rendered illustration
- Pattern making and garment construction
- Fit and fabric selection
- Industry standards on production specifications for different markets