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Transfer Credit and Articulation Agreements

The Fashion Institute of Technology has established transfer agreements with the schools on this list.  Students interested in transferring to FIT are encouraged to speak with a transfer counselor at home school.

Broome Community College

Agreement for articulation between: FIT Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Fine Arts and BCC's Associate in Science (AS) in Visual Communication Arts
 
Donghua University
Donghua Bachelor students enrolled in the program entitled Fashion Design and Technology, with a GPA of 3.0, may apply to study at FIT in their 3rd year.  They can apply to the 1-year Associates in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Accessories Design, Advertising and Marketing Communications, Communication Design, Fashion Merchandising Management, Textile Development & Marketing, or Textile/Surface Design.  

Istanbul Technical University - Fashion Design
This is part of a SUNY system-wide collaboration between the Higher Education Council, Republic of Turkey, whereby Istanbul Technical University (ITU) and FIT agree to offer a collaborative Dual Diploma Program leading to a baccalaureate degree in Fashion Design. The course of study is articulated so as to meet the degree requirements of both institutions. Since the academic work satisfies the degree requirements for each party, graduates of the Program receive two diplomas, one from ITU and the other from FIT.  ITU Fashion Design students attend FIT for the 4th semester as well as for summer sessions. They return to ITU to study for their 3rd year and are matriculated at FIT for the fall of their 4th year.  The FIT Bachelors degree is awarded after formal notification to the FIT Registrar that ITU has awarded the student an ITU Bachelors degree.

Istanbul Technical University - Textile Development and Marketing
This is part of a SUNY system-wide collaboration between the Higher Education Council, Republic of Turkey, whereby Istanbul Technical University (ITU) and FIT agree to offer a collaborative Dual Diploma Program leading to a baccalaureate degree in Textile Development and Marketing. The course of study is articulated so as to meet the degree requirements of both institutions. Since the academic work satisfies the degree requirements for each party, graduates of the Program receive two diplomas, one from ITU and the other from FIT.  ITU Textile Development and Marketing students accepted to the FIT Bachelors degree program will attend FIT for their 3rd and 4th academic years. The FIT Bachelors degree is awarded after formal notification to the FIT Registrar that ITU has awarded the student an ITU Bachelors degree.

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)
Students enrolled in a Bachelorís degree program at NIFT, with a GPA of 3.0 are able to apply to study at FIT in a 1-yr AAS degree program during their 3rd year of study.  AAS degree programs that are available to them at FIT: Accessories Design, Advertising and Marketing Communications, Communication Design, Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising Management, Textile Development & Marketing, or Textile/Surface Design.  

Westchester Community College
Agreement for articulation between:FIT Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Textile Development & Marketing and WCC's Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Fashion Merchandising.

Zhejiang Sci-Tech University
Students enrolled in the Bachelors program entitled: Garment Design and Engineering and Artistic Design (the Garment Design and Design and Merchandising tracks) who maintain a GPA of 3.0 may apply to study in one of FITís 1-year AAS program during their 3rd year of study.  FIT, 1-yr AAS programs available are:  Accessories Design, Advertising and Marketing Communications, Communication Design, Fashion Merchandising Management, Textile Development & Marketing, Fashion Design, or Textile/Surface Design.  


LIST OF VISITING STUDENT PROGRAMS

Institution                                                 FITís One-Year Associate in Applied Science in:    

Bowling Green                                            Advertising & Marketing Communications, Textile Development & Marketing

Canisius                                                    Fashion Merchandising Management

Indiana University of Pennsylvania                Fashion Design, Accessories Design

Kansas State University                              Fashion Merchandising Management

Kendall College of Art and Design                Fashion Design
(Ferris State University)

Mercyhurst University                                  Advertising & Marketing Communications, Fashion Merchandising Management,
                                                                 Textile Development & Marketing

Michigan State University                             Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising Management

North Dakota State University                       Accessories Design, Communication Design, Fashion Design,
                                                                  Textile/Surface Design, Advertising & Marketing Communications,
                                                                  Fashion Merchandising Mgmt, Textile Development & Marketing

Purdue University                                        Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising Management

Seattle Pacific University                              Accessories Design,  Fashion Design, Advertising & Marketing Communications

South Dakota State University                      Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising Management

St. Catherine University                               Advertising & Marketing Communications, Fashion Merchandising Management

SUNY Buffalo                                             Fashion Design, Advertising & Marketing Communications,
                                                                Textile Development & Marketing, Textile/Surface Design

SUNY Oneonta                                           Accessories Design, Fashion Design, Textile/Surface Design,
                                                                 Advertising & Marketing Communications, Fashion Merchandising Management,
                                                                 Textile Development & Marketing

University of Delaware                                 Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising Management,
                                                                 Textile Development & Marketing

University of Maryland, Eastern Shore          Any FIT 1-year program

University of Wisconsin, Madison                 Any FIT 1-year program

Ursuline College                                         Fashion Merchandising Management

Western Michigan University                        Any FIT 1-year program

Youngstown State University                        Fashion Merchandising Management

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