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Fashion Management (Online)

Master Online
12 months
1725 USD/credit
1725 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Fashion Management at The New School prepares students to advance and transform their careers in the evolving fashion business landscape.

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The online master’s in Fashion Management at Parsons School of Design enables you to become a leader in the fashion business world while studying 100 percent online from anywhere in the world. In this one-year Master of Professional Studies (MPS) program, you learn to develop groundbreaking ideas and approaches for fashion businesses, start-ups, and fashion-related services. You graduate with in-depth knowledge and advanced skills in global and local manufacturing, ethical production, value chains, marketing, and merchandising.

While studying online, students in the program benefit from the academic leadership, resources, and industry networks that have made Parsons the #1 design school in the United States (QS World Rankings, 2019).

World-Class Online Learning

Parsons’ hands-on online education is ideal for working professionals all over the globe. You participate in online courses featuring asynchronous work (on your own time) combined with real-time learning sessions, using Zoom, in which you engage with your professors and collaborate with fellow students. Our small class sizes and leading-edge online learning platform allow for close interaction with classmates, faculty, and industry leaders.

We encourage online students living near or planning to visit NYC to take part in the weeklong orientation seminar in person on the Parsons campus. (You also have the option of completing a fully online version of the seminar.) With prior permission, you can arrange to attend on-site lectures and events related to the program. You also have full access to campus facilities such as libraries, study areas, and making centers.

Career Opportunities

Graduates are prepared to pursue a variety of careers in fashion and brand management, including fashion styling, fashion production, fashion editorial, fashion merchandising, brand management, fashion marketing, advertising, and visual merchandising.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Fashion Management
  • Individual Research
  • Systems and Strategies
  • Technology and Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Manufacturing and Production
  • Global and Local Leadership


The program welcomes a dynamic cohort students with fashion industry experience as well as individuals with other backgrounds relevant to creative, retail, and consumer goods industries. Parsons’ hands-on online education is ideal for working professionals all over the globe. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
68 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Résumé
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Academic Writing Sample
  • GRE and GMAT Test Information

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1725 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1725 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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