Students can work toward a Certificate of Completion or join us for a one-off class.

ClassDescriptionCost
Patternmaking and Design

Students take one 3-hour class each week for approximately 30 months. The Patternmaking and Design class is self-paced. Expect three to six hours of homework between classes. Most students pay $275 monthly toward the total cost.

$8,360 (approximately)
Construction

This is a 3-hour class that meets eight times. Expect three hours of homework between classes. We also have Advanced Construction classes for those who feel they are beyond the basics.

$550
Fashion Illustration

This is a 3-hour class that meets 12 times. Expect four to six hours of homework between classes.

$750
Design Principles

This is a 3-hour class that meets eight times. Expect three to five hours of homework between classes.

$550
Textiles

This is a 3-hour class that meets eight times. Expect three hours of homework between classes.

$550
Draping

This is a 3-hour class that meets 12 times. Expect three hours of homework between classes.

$775
Tailoring Jackets and Coats

This is a 3-hour class that meets ten times. Expect five hours of homework between classes.

$675
Manufacturing Practices, Tech Packs, Copying Ready to Wear, Grading

This is a 3-hour class that meets eight times. Expect three hours of homework between classes.

$550
Proficiency in Serger/Cover Stitch Machine Basics and Knit Garments

Serger and Cover Stitch Machine Basics is a two day introductory class on Sergers and the Cover Stitch Machine. (The drafting and sewing of knit fabric is taught in the weekly Patternmaking and Design Class.)

$275

Total Tuition: Approximately $15,000 for the entire Certificate Program and materials (most students pay about $275 to $550 monthly).