Our Mission

The mission of the Fashion Design and Merchandising Program is to provide the highest quality of instruction in a lively, diverse environment that encourages interaction with others who share this passion. The program offers a structured and experiential learning process to help students discover the concepts and challenges of today's fashion business, and become equipt with the necessary skills to become successful in the Fashion Design and Merchandising field.


Get Behind the Scenes with CCSF Fashion World


Click on the image to the left to get a glimpse into the world of studying Fashion at CCSF — see current and past Fashion Shows, student success stories, and our student work. 

Or enter CCSF Fashion World here. 

Career Training

The Fashion Department offers two major degrees and ten certificates that prepare students for employment in a wide range of careers in the Fashion industry. These careers include: 

  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion Design
  • Textiles
  • Image Consulting
  • Styling
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Garment Construction

Please see our Degrees and Certificates page for more information.