Albright College: Fashion, Design/Merchandising/Costume Design/Design & Merchandising
Reading, Pennsylvania
Fashion Department

The Fashion program at Albright College seeks to develop students into good citizens who are successful in their field.  Because the program is located within a liberal arts college, students graduate with the critical thinking skills and adaptability that are crucial in our changing times.  Students can choose the Design, Merchandising, Costume Design, or Design & Merchandising track with their Fashion major.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Albright College offer?
As of 2011, Albright College offers the following degrees:
B.A. Fashion, Design Track
B.A. Fashion, Merchandising Track
B.A. Fashion, Costume Design Track
B.A. Fashion, Design & Merchandising Track

What’s the school’s contact information?
Albright College
Fashion Department
Thirteenth and Bern St.
Reading, PA 19612
Phone: 610-921-7811

Type of School? Private

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $31,940
Room & Board: $8,770

What’s the typical student profile?
Albright College total undergraduate students: 1,625
Fashion program students: not available

What are the requirements to enter program?
Program does not require a portfolio.

How long does it take to complete program?
It usually takes four years to complete a B.S. degree, two years to complete a M.S. degree and two or more years to complete a Ph D program.

How many faculty members does Albright College’s Fashion program have?
Faculty members: 118

What career placement services does Albright College provide?
Students are required to complete an internship in their senior year.  These internships vary by location and type of business, with opportunities all over the United States and abroad, in fields such as retail buying, public relations, marketing, and retail visual merchandising.  Study abroad opportunities are also available.

All data is as of 2011.