The 8 Schools That Turn Out the Biggest Names in Fashion

So you want to be a famous fashion designer? It seems like there’s a new up-and-comer or celebrity collaboration popping up every week, but making it big in the fashion industry is no easy feat. When choosing a non-traditional career path it always pays to get the best education and experience you can—for most this means opting for a more focused college. Business of Fashion created a global fashion school ranking at the end of 2015, showcasing the best schools in the industry by weighing global influence, learning experience and long-term value. Personally, we were more concerned with which undergraduate colleges could put you on the same playing field as the Alexander Wangs, Nicolas Ghesquieres and Hedi Slimanes of the world. These are the best schools to attend if you’re looking to be one of the biggest tickets during Fashion Week.

Marissa Stempien

Marissa Stempien is a freelance writer and editor with a focus on travel, fashion, lifestyle, and culture. Her work has been featured in a number of print and online publications including ABC News, Popsugar, Huffington Post, JustLuxe, Luxury Living and CityGirlGoneMom. Marissa is an avid traveler and is always looking to visit somewhere new or unexplored. Her unique lifestyle has given way to her...(Read More)

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