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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

227 W 27th St New York, NY 10001-5992
Phone: (212) 217-7999
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Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Located in New York, NY
  • Public
  • 10,386 students enrolled
  • 43% admitted
  • $4,425 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Mia from Dover, NJ
  • Dec-28-2015 I am a current student here

    Be prepared to work! The community is very work-oriented and there isn't a big party-scene. That was what I was looking for, but if you want a school with a big social scene where you can relax, FIT may not be for you. That's not to say that you won't make friends, it's easy to bond with people in your classes. However, the school itself is oriented around your schoolwork, so you'll have to find your own fun somewhere else.

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  • Ella from NH
  • Apr-20-2015 I am a current student here

    This school is pretty easy to get into, so don't worry about that. If you're majoring in something other than fashion you might want to think again.. especially if you're doing regular marketing/advertising. You might like other schools better. There's no SAT requirement so you will spend the next four years rolling your eyes at everything anyone says ever if you got above a 2000 on your SAT.

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  • Jessica from Deer Park, NY
  • Mar-28-2015 I am a current student here

    I can only speak for the Illustration program, but my tip is really, just don't waste your money here. If you are generally unmotivated, hate any form of constructive criticism, and like an excessively laid-back, non-competitive atmosphere, then I guess FIT is your place. Very few of the professors are any good, and the ones who are are tired of having to deal with the terrible bureaucracy. The school knows that the only reason Illustration students come here is because it's the cheapest Illustration program in the state, and they don't feel the need to improve any aspect of it. If you have any ambition or drive, don't come here; it is frustrating, uninspiring, and disorganized.

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