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Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Business at Istituto Marangoni Miami

With the fashion and luxury industries booming, the professionals within it are the driving force behind the boom. A fashion business bachelor’s degree covers the world of fashion in both a creative and business sense to provide students with the knowledge and skills to flourish in the industry. Located in the heart of the Miami Design District, studying for a Bachelor’s in Fashion Business at Istituto Marangoni Miami enables students to step outside and explore the vivid surrounding areas to encourage inspiration to bring back into the classroom. Marangoni’s list of alumni include names such as Franco Moschino, Domenico Dolce, and Alessandro Sartori. Studying this undergraduate fashion business degree provides students with the chance to widen their professional network with fellow fashion students and experienced instructors, plus participate in collaborations with top name brands.

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Why Should I Pursue a Bachelor in Fashion Business at Istituto Marangoni Miami?

The bachelor of fine arts in fashion business allows students to acquire creative and business concepts mixed with knowledge of current industry issues to transfer into their future fashion careers. Not only are students guaranteed an exceptional fashion business bachelor education from Istituto Marangoni, but as a globally acclaimed fashion school, Marangoni also offers plenty of opportunities for students to work with major brand names to further expand their professional network and experience. Istituto Marangoni Miami students have had the opportunity to participate and attend in the following events:

  • Miami Art Basel
  • Paraiso - Miami Swim Week
  • Chanel Cruise Collection Runway Show
  • National and International Fashion Weeks
  • Special guest visits, partnerships, and much more!

With a completed bachelor in fashion business degree, students will graduate prepared for positions in the fashion business industry and will be allowed to apply to a Master’s program at Istituto Marangoni Miami if desired to continue their education.

Potential Careers from Fashion Business Bachelor’s Degree

Graduates will learn the creative aspects of the industry alongside the business perspective through research, finances, and marketing in the fashion business bachelor degree from Istituto Marangoni Miami. Careers in fashion business require a certain level of both creative thinking and knowledge of business practices in order to manage a fashion business or brand. The following roles are ones in the fashion business industry that combine both the creativity and business concepts introduced during the student’s time studying at Marangoni:

  • Retail Manager
  • Business Developer
  • Commercial Director
  • Project Manager
  • Operations Manager
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How Can I Apply for a Bachelor in Fashion Business Degree?

To begin the process of becoming a Istituto Marangoni Miami Fashion Business major, submit the online application by the deadline of the semester you would like to start. A nonrefundable $100 application fee is required with the submission of your application. Once submitted, one of our Marangoni coaches will reach out to help you organize all of the necessary information for the application. The following documents are needed to complete an application folder:

  • Resume/CV
  • Personal statement
  • U.S. Identification
  • Declaration of finances
  • Proof of high school completion, GED, or secondary education
  • A fully completed and signed enrollment agreement

All the submitted documents will be reviewed and once an admissions interview is conducted, you will receive a final admissions decision. Acceptance to Istituto Marangoni Miami grants you access to a unique learning environment as well as opens the door to a network of other experienced students and faculty, exceptional classroom work spaces, latest fashion technology, and a variety of opportunities to experience the fashion industry first hand.

Note: At this time, student visas are not available for our Bachelor of Fashion Business degree.


Bachelor Degree In Fashion Business Price

Programs Credit Hours Total Per Credit Hour - In person Total Per Credit Hour - Online Application Fee Graduation Fee
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Business 120 $1295 $900 $100 $400

* See Academic Calendar for dates. Initial registration for fashion studies after the end of the Drop/Add period will incur a $100 late registration fee.

The other registration fees are due on or before the last day to register for any given semester. Students should consult the Academic Calendar regarding the registration deadline. Students will not be officially enrolled in Istituto Marangoni Miami until all fees are fully paid. Any students owing money to Istituto Marangoni Miami, regardless of the debt, will not be permitted to register.

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Maria Jose Duque - Fashion Business

Marangoni has given me access to amazing teachers, industry leaders, great opportunities, and has encouraged me to better my leadership and business skills.

Being the mastermind behind the creative work is exciting and stepping outside of the business box is my mindset.

Course Lists

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Fashion courses are supported by lectures, workshops, and subject specific presentations by a faculty of professionals in the field. If participants have little or no previous experience but would like to become familiar with some of the key disciplines in the industry, or a specific area, there are a variety of levels and course durations to suit all preferences. Continuing education courses are also the perfect ‘taster’ or introduction to the fashion industry, which may help in decision making for future in-depth study or career path development.

Complete your information and download the Brochure about the Degree programs and Fashion Courses. There are some experiences in life that lead to a radical transformation, where what comes after is light-years ahead of what preceded it. It is via such experiences, nurturing emotion and aspiration combined with academic rigor and expertise, that Istituto Marangoni participants have the opportunity to successfully navigate a stimulating, challenging, and productive future, and take their place amongst the stars. Studying at Istituto Marangoni provides such an experience, connecting skill and style at high-end international locations with an Italian imprint of history and culture, enriching talent and encouraging ambition.

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What Is A Fashion Business Degree?

A fashion business bachelor’s degree focuses on the concepts linked to the marketing and development strategies of a brand that clearly recognizes the values of the fashion identity of the company. With a wide range of concepts covered from business strategies and finance budgeting to product development and branding, a BFA in fashion business allows students to get a taste of the creative process of the industry mixed with the business perspectives.

Is Fashion Business A Good Degree?

Studying fashion business for a bachelor’s degree is ideal for those who want to pursue a career in fashion and the creativity behind it but work hands-on with the ‘business’ aspect of the industry. Retail manager, business developer, commercial director, or operations manager are just a few of the potential career paths with a completed bachelor of science fashion design and marketing.

Where Can I Study Fashion Business?

Istituto Marangoni Miami is the ideal place to gain experience in the industry of fashion business. With its campus in the heart of the Magic City and surrounded by areas best capturing the Miami culture, Marangoni Miami offers not only an exceptional education but also eccentric surroundings for students to draw inspiration from and become part of the upcoming fashion hub, networking with talented and experienced faculty, alumni, and other students, as well as potential collaborations with top name brands.

How Long Does It Take To Complete A Bachelor In Fashion Business?

A student will complete their time studying the Bachelor’s degree in fashion business at Istituto Marangoni Miami once they finish 120 credit hours of the program. In normal circumstances, students can complete the 120 credits in the span of 3 years if enrolled as full-time. To make sure that the curriculum is being absorbed and applied effectively, classes of the bachelor in fashion business program are delivered on-campus and in-person.