Haute Couture provides students with the design skills and techniques used in the manufacture of custom, made-to-measure women’s clothing.

NOTE: Students must have taken the following courses prior to entering the certificate program: DP 111 or FD 131 or TL 111FF 211DP 212 or FD 112, or approval of assistant chairperson.

The program consists of five sequential courses in fashion design offered over a three-semester time span:

AP 242Haute Couture Sewing Techniques2.5
AP 243Haute Couture Decorative Techniques and Embellishments2.5
AP 244Haute Couture Construction and Technology2.5
AP 275Haute Couture Apparel Design3
AR 292Haute Couture Portfolio2.5
Total Credits13