Careers in fashion

Become a fashion designer. Become a fashion illustrator. Become a fashion buyer, a merchandise manager or a product developer. From haute couture to casual, mass-market to fine art, fashion designers create original works that spark trends, inspire cultural passions and help us express our best, truest selves.

Launch your career as a professional:

  • CAD fashion designer
  • Fashion buyer
  • Fashion designer

And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:

  • Abercrombie and Fitch
  • Vogue
  • Tommy Hilfiger

Alumna Shira Entis, co-owner of Fleabags

At SCAD, we give students the tools they need to excel in the most fast-paced workplaces, in the most prestigious roles. Alumna Shira Entis (M.A., fashion, 2006), co-owner of the luxurious and eco-minded totes producer Fleabags, describes her work and the thrill of collaborating with high-profile retailers such as J.Crew and Club Monaco.

Fashion mentor Benhaz Sarafpour critiquing garment with student

SCAD will see you to success

We support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the SCAD office of career and alumni success offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including:

  • Résumé development
  • Portfolio building
  • Mock interviews
  • Self-promotion
  • Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities

With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will help you kick-start your creative career.

Take the next step

Begin your career in fashion with a degree from SCAD, available in Atlanta, Hong Kong, Savannah and online via eLearning.

  - Atlanta    - Hong Kong    - Savannah    - eLearning