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Eligibility for IFD in Florence

1st Year Eligibility
All applicants to theInternational Fashion DesignFirst YearAssociate's Degree Programmust meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • 18 or older by the date the program is to begin
  • Accepted into FIT's Fashion Design program.
  • Be able to live in Florence for the entire academic year
  • Be eligible to register for and complete 12 credits for each semester you participate in the program
  • Be qualified to obtain a Study Visa for Italy.How to obtain a visa.
2nd Year Eligibility
All applicants to theInternational Fashion Design Second YearAssociate's Degree Programmust meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have Completed the first year Fashion Design major courses as well as English, Science/Math, and PE requirements for your AAS degree.
  • GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Departmental approval
  • Have completed one semester of Italian
  • Be eligible to register for and complete 12 credits for each semester you plan to participate in the program
  • Be qualified to obtain a Study Visa for Italy. How to obtain a visa.
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