48 months
16980 USD/year
16980 USD/year
7070 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


SUNY Oneonta College's Fashion and Textiles program focuses on the relationship of textiles and clothing to the physical, aesthetic, psychological, cultural, economic and social needs of people. As a fashion and textiles major, you will specialize in either fashion merchandising or fashion design. 


Fashion and Textiles courses at SUNY Oneonta College include apparel construction, apparel design, illustration, pattern making, Computer Assisted Design and wearable art.

Learning outcomes

Oneonta is the only SUNY school in the region that offers a one-year visiting student program with the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York City. Upon completion of three years at SUNY Oneonta and one year at FIT, you will earn a bachelor’s degree (BS) in Fashion and Textiles from SUNY Oneonta and an associate's degree (AAS) from FIT.

You can earn the AAS degree from FIT in one of the following areas: Accessories Design, Fashion Design, Textile/Surface Design, Advertising and Marketing Communications, Fashion Business Management, or Textile Development and Marketing. Acceptance to FIT is competitive and not guraanteed.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Quality Analysis of Apparel Products
  • Textile Science
  • History of Costume
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Apparel Construction
  • Fashion Illustration and Design
  • Tailoring

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • Early Action (domestic): November 15
    • The Office of Admissions will review applications on a rolling basis until institutional enrollment goals are met.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Submit your Academic Records
  • Submit Standardized Tests and English Language Proficiency
  • Submit Financial Documentation
  • Submit autobiographical essay
  • Additional Requirements 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16980 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16980 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Oneonta

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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