The Fashion Institute of Technology is part of the SUNY system and focuses on different aspects of the fashion industry, ranging from design to mass communication. FIT offers non-credit courses, including from basic through advanced sewing classes, in addition to their degree programs. It is home to the Museum at FIT whose permanent collection includes thousands of garments and accessories from the 18th century to present day. The most popular majors are fashion & apparel merchandising, fashion & apparel design, and advertising.
FIT is located in NYC, the prime location for students who are interested in the fashion industry. At this school you're given many opportunities to meet professionals in whichever industry you are going into. All of the teachers have had at least seven years of experience in their field of study in order to work there.
Jessica from NC
fit is by far the #1 school for anything in fashion industry. it's located in the heart of nyc and on fashion ave. the staff is incredible and the classes are interesting.