FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles: Ranking & Review

Los Angeles
United States
Top 21%

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

Acceptance Rate39%35%40%
Enrolled undergraduates37360313
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,3842942,090

498 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

99 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $25.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRecommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

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

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$31,141$31,141
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,152$1,152
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$685$685
Tuition for Full-time graduates$35,845$35,845
Fees for full-time graduates$1,220$1,220
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$670$670

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services472184656
Visual and Performing Arts55749606
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences611273
Grand Total1,0902451,335

A total of 1,335 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at FIDM-Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles.

Graduation rate73%61%74%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%
  • Part-time retention rate - 71%

General info

Alternative namesFIDM LA
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff459
Instructional FTE129
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Address919 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, California, 90015-1421
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population3,976,000