FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles Rankings

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In the United States#1436 of 2528
In California#132 of 252
In Los Angeles#15 of 33

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
36%
Avg. cost to attend
$41,020 /y
Aid receiving
75%
Undergraduates
2,195
Graduates
32
Male:Female Ratio
16:84
Control
Private
for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
fidm.edu

FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate36%36%36%
Applicants1,8493211,528
Admissions670117553
Freshmen enrolled full time41680336
Freshmen enrolled part time1082

502 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

86 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White720 (33%)
Hispanic482 (22%)
Nonresident Alien453 (21%)
Asian235 (11%)
Black or African American157 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown123 (6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander20 (0.9%)
Two or more races18 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$41,020/year
Average aid awarded
$8,557
Students receiving aid
75%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$37,103
$30-48K$38,804
$48-75K$42,720
$75-110K$45,466
$110K+$46,080

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$31,362$40,870
Tuition in-state$31,362$40,870
Tuition out-of-state$31,362$40,870
Fee in-district$1,370$1,370
Fee in-state$1,370$1,370
Fee out-of-state$1,370$1,370

FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Fashion Merchandising312
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other17120
Fashion & Apparel Design1675
Design and Visual Communications, General1375
Marketing & Marketing Management, General5216
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management651
Interior Design442
Graphic Design2612
Industrial and Product Design34
Apparel and Textile Manufacture617
Costume Design157
Cinematography and Film & Video Production95
Metal and Jewelry Arts9
Grand Total84227520
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate71%62%72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesFIDM LA
WikipediaFashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
Total FTE staff315
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address919 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, California, 90015-1421
United States
City population3,976,000
Phone2136241200
Fax+1(213) 624-4799