Fashion and merchandising employers will tell you t
hat graduating students with international experiences on their resumes stand out from the crowd. At CMU, we encourage you to study abroad. We’ve developed relationships with the following institutions to provide you with once-in-a-lifetime learning opportunities. Our study abroad students come back completely transformed and excited about the global opportunities within the fashion industry.
FMD 570: The Business and Design of European Fashion
, a faculty-led study abroad course
can broaden your perspective in the world's fashion capital —
For more information:
Maureen MacGillvray, PhD
FMD in the Big Apple
Are you an apparel merchandising and design student interested in seeing the world's fashion capital up close? If so, consider signing up for the FMD 350: The New York City Professional Study Tour in the summer. You'll visit the studio of Francis Bitonti, and companies that could include Saks Fifth Avenue, Adrianna Papell and Bergdorf Goodman. You will also visit museums, browse costume archives and take in a Broadway show.
For more information, contact:
Michael Mamp, PhD
Wightman Hall 210
To find out more about these educational institutions where students can gain international experience, explore the websites below.