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Master of Arts

MA Fashion program, at a glance

Throughout the program, students develop advanced research skills and work closely with subject matter experts to complete a written or creative Major Research Project (MRP). The MA degree is earned after the completion of coursework and the MRP.

Year 1

Fall Term

FS 8000 Graduate Seminar

FS 8001 Research Methods

FS 8002 Theory/History Seminar I

Choice of 1 Elective 

Winter Term

FS 8000 Graduate Seminar

FS 8004 Studio Workshop I

FS 8003 Theory/History Seminar II

Choice of 1 Elective

Spring/Summer Term

MRP proposal due in May

*possibility of elective or internship



Year 2

Fall Term

Choice of 2 Electives

(or 1, if an elective was taken in Term 3)


Winter Term

Master's Research/Creative Project (MRP)



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