Program in Fashion and Textile StudiesSchool of Graduate StudiesFashion Institute of Technology
The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT). a State University of New York (SUNY) college of art and design. business. and technology, canada goose coat outlet check outlet store . is home to a mix of innovative achievers. creative thinkers. and industry pioneers purchase canada goose vostok parka for sale . FIT fosters interdisciplinary initiatives. advances research. and provides access to an international network of professionals. With a reputation for excellence. FIT offers its diverse student body access to world-class faculty. dynamic and relevant curricula. and a superior education at an affordable cost canada goose vostok parka for sale . It offers seven programs of graduate study. The programs in Art Market. Principles and Practices; Exhibition Design; Fashion and Textile Studies. History. Theory. Museum Practice; and Sustainable Interior Environments lead to the Master of Arts (M. A. ) degree. The Illustration program leads to the Master of Fine Arts (M. F. A. ) degree. The Master of Professional Studies (M. P. S. ) degree programs are Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management, canada goose mystique parka 3035l cheap . and Global Fashion Management.
The 48-credit. full- or part-time Fashion and Textile Studies. History. Theory. Museum Practice M canada goose vostok parka for sale sales . A. program prepares students for professional curatorial. conservation. education. and other scholarly careers that focus on historical clothing. accessories canada goose vostok parka for sale . textiles discount canada goose vostok parka for sale . and related materials. The curriculum incorporates conservation skills. current collections management methods. exhibition techniques. art historical methodologies. material culture studies. and gender studies. The program draws on the resources of The Museum at FIT. one of the world's largest collections of clothing. textiles. and accessories. Students may elect either a conservation or curatorial emphasis; they may also select up to two independent study courses with an appropriate focus on their chosen specialization. All students are required to complete an internship in the field. write a qualifying paper based on original research. and take an active role in a yearlong course culminating in a professional exhibition.
The School of Graduate Studies is primarily located in the campus's Shirley Goodman Resource Center. which also houses the Gladys Marcus Library and The Museum at FIT. School of Graduate Studies facilities include conference rooms; a fully equipped conservation laboratory; a multipurpose laboratory for conservation projects and the dressing of mannequins; storage facilities for costume and textile materials; a graduate student lounge with computer and printer access; a graduate student library reading room with computers. reference materials. and copies of past classes' qualifying and thesis papers; specialized wireless classrooms; traditional and digital illustration studios; and classrooms equipped with model stands. easels. and drafting tables.
The Gladys Marcus Library houses more than 300. 000 volumes of print. nonprint. and digital resources. Specialized holdings include industry reference materials. manufacturers' catalogues. original fashion sketches and scrapbooks. photographs. portfolios of plates. and sample books. The FIT Digital Library provides access to over 90 searchable online databases.
The Museum at FIT houses one of the world's most important collections of clothing and textiles and is the only museum in New York City dedicated to the art of fashion. The permanent collection encompasses more than 50. 000 garments and accessories dating from the eighteenth century to the present. with particular strength in twentieth-century fashion. as well as 30, canada goose new york outlets online store . 000 textiles and 100. 000 textile swatches. Each year. nearly 100. 000 visitors are drawn to the museum's award-winning exhibitions and public programs.
FIT directly administers its institutional grants. scholarships. and loans. Federal funding administered by the college may include Federal Perkins Loans. federally subsidized and unsubsidized Direct Loans for students canada goose vostok parka for sale . Grad PLUS loans. and the Federal Work-Study Program canada goose vostok parka for sale inexpensive . Priority for institutionally administered funds is given to students enrolled and designated as full-time.
Tuition for New York State residents is $4599 per semester. or $383 per credit. Out-of-state residents' tuition is $8352 per semester. or $696 per credit. Tuition and fees are subject to change at the discretion of FIT's Board of Trustees. Additional expenses--for class materials. textbooks. and travel--may apply and vary per program.
On-campus housing is available to graduate students. Traditional residence hall accommodations (including meal plan) cost from $6119 to $6299 per semester. Apartment-style housing options (not including meal plan) cost from $5241 to $9521 per semester.
Enrollment in the School of Graduate Studies is approximately 200 students per academic year. allowing considerable individualized advisement. Students come to FIT from throughout the country and around the world.
Graduates of the Fashion and Textile Studies. History. Theory. Museum Practice program find positions as museum curators. research specialists. collections managers and registrars. historic house directors. museum educators. independent exhibition curators. corporate curators. fashion and textile historians. costume and textile conservators. auction house department specialists and researchers. vintage clothing and textile dealers. and consultants.
FIT is located in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood. at the heart of the advertising. visual arts. marketing. fashion. business. design. and communications industries. Students are connected to New York City and gain unparalleled exposure to their field through guest lectures. field trips. internships. and sponsored competitions. The location provides access to major museums. galleries. and auction houses as well as dining canada goose lodge down hoody - men's . entertainment. and shopping options. The campus is near subway. bus. and commuter rail lines.
Applicants to all School of Graduate Studies programs must hold a baccalaureate degree in an appropriate major from a college or university. with a cumulative GPA of 3. 0 or higher. International students from non-English-speaking countries are required to submit minimum TOEFL scores of 550 on the written test. 213 on the computer test. or 80 on the Internet test. Students applying to the Fashion and Textile Studies. History. Theory canada goose men's chilliwack bomber store . Museum Practice program must submit GRE scores. Each major has additional. specialized prerequisites for admission; for detailed information. students should visit the School of Graduate Studies on FIT's Web site.
Domestic and international students use the same application when seeking admission. The deadline for completed applications with transcripts and supplemental materials is February 15 for the Fashion and Textile Studies canada goose women black . History. Theory. Museum Practice program. After the deadline date. applicants are considered on a rolling admissions basis. Candidates may apply online at www. fitnyc. edu/gradstudies.
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A partial list of faculty members is below. Guest lecturers are not included.
Denyse Montegut. Associate Chairperson; Ph. D. candidate. Delaware.
June Burns Bové. M. A.. NYU.
Nancy Deihl. M. A.. NYU.
Judith Eisenberg. M. A.. Wichita State.
Rebecca Fifield. M. A.. George Washington.
Lourdes M. Font. Ph. D.. NYU.
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Rebecca Kelly. M. S.. University of Rhode Island.
Désirée Koslin. Ph. D.. NYU.
Diane Maglio. M. A.. Fashion Institute of Technology.
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Rebecca Shea. M. A.. Fashion Institute of Technology.
Valerie Soll. B. A.. Oregon.
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Tanya Wetenhall. M. A.. Fashion Institute of Technology.