Fashion is one of the largest industries in California. Apparel design and
manufacturing alone account for one in 10 jobs in Los Angeles county. The
fashion field focuses on the social, economic, and technological aspects of clothing
and textiles and prepares students for careers in fashion design, manufacturing,
retailing, and promotion.
The term "fashion" is broad, encompassing not only apparel merchandise but home
furnsishings, sports, toys, foods, and most other consumer products. Career
fields are growing each year and include film and entertainment, advertising, product
development, manufacturing, marketing, distribution, and sales.
We invite you to explore our Program website and the possibilities that
await you as a Fashion Design and Merchandising professional.