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Fashion Schools in Connecticut

There are four Connecticut schools offering fashion programs. In 2010, 80 students graduated from programs at Connecticut fashion schools. 58 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 21 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 79 students graduate from programs in this state in fashion per year. Of those, one student graduated with fashion certificates, 58 with an associate's level degree, and 21 with a bachelor's level degree.

Four fashion schools are in Connecticut. Out of these, one school is public, while three schools are private. Private fashion school tuition varies from $18,950 to $26,370.

Average tuition for fashion programs is $24,412. The highest tuition for fashion programs, which is $26,370 per year, is at the University of Bridgeport, while the lowest tuition in this eastern state is at Lincoln College of New England-Southington.

Connecticut schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees for students pursing fashion. No undergraduate level fashion students pursued masters level degrees.

Fashion Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

On average, 79 students graduate from programs in this state in fashion per year. Of those, one student graduated with fashion certificates, 58 with an associate's level degree, and 21 with a bachelor's level degree.

Fashion Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Associate 2006: 70
  • Associate 2007: 65
  • Associate 2008: 69
  • Associate 2009: 79
  • Associate 2010: 58
  • Bachelor 2006: 11
  • Bachelor 2007: 14
  • Bachelor 2008: 10
  • Bachelor 2009: 11
  • Bachelor 2010: 21

Fashion Program Availability in Connecticut

Schools in Connecticut offer a total of six programs in fashion. Of these programs, approximately 66% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Fashion Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 1

Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products — Salary by Percentile

Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35785
  • 25th Percentile: 42100
  • Median: 49530
  • 75th Percentile: 56960
  • 90th Percentile: 65505

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers — Salary by Percentile

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20320
  • 25th Percentile: 22720
  • Median: 28250
  • 75th Percentile: 35720
  • 90th Percentile: 42400

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19760
  • 25th Percentile: 23130
  • Median: 26750
  • 75th Percentile: 30350
  • 90th Percentile: 35440

Sewers, Hand — Salary by Percentile

Sewers, Hand — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 30095
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

Fashion Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21740
  • 25th Percentile: 35470
  • Median: 60300
  • 75th Percentile: 101800
  • 90th Percentile: 140010

Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products — Employment Trend

Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51330
  • Median Salary 2007: 52150
  • Median Salary 2008: 47900
  • Median Salary 2009: 48860
  • Median Salary 2010: 49530
  • Total Employed 2006: 1570
  • Total Employed 2007: 1410
  • Total Employed 2008: 1320
  • Total Employed 2009: 1250
  • Total Employed 2010: 1210

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers — Employment Trend

Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25170
  • Median Salary 2007: 26620
  • Median Salary 2008: 26030
  • Median Salary 2009: 27560
  • Median Salary 2010: 28250
  • Total Employed 2006: 450
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27210
  • Median Salary 2007: 29040
  • Median Salary 2008: 28400
  • Median Salary 2009: 27940
  • Median Salary 2010: 26750
  • Total Employed 2006: 330
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Sewers, Hand — Employment Trend

Sewers, Hand — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21710
  • Median Salary 2007: 22590
  • Median Salary 2008: 27160
  • Median Salary 2009: 28590
  • Median Salary 2010: 30095
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

Fashion Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46200
  • Median Salary 2007: 54330
  • Median Salary 2008: 54300
  • Median Salary 2009: 63600
  • Median Salary 2010: 60300
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 115

Connecticut vs National Fashion Employment

Connecticut vs National Fashion Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 0.964% (1635)

Fashion Schools in Connecticut

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1. Lincoln College of New England - Southington

2279 Mount Vernon Road
Southington, CT 06489-1057
(860) 628-4751

Lincoln College of New England-Southington, which is very close to Southington, Connecticut, is in a rural area and it offers one program in fashion. This very small school is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in fashion.

2. The Sanford-Brown College - Farmington

270 Farmington Ave- Suite 245
Farmington, CT 6032
(860) 470-0116

The Sanford-Brown College-Farmington offers one program in fashion and this school is in the suburbs of Farmington, Connecticut. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the third largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering fashion in terms of programs.

3. Gateway Community College

60 Sargent Dr
New Haven, CT 6511
(203) 285-2000

Gateway Community College offers two fashion programs. Specifically, it offers students one fashion certificate and one degree at the associate's level in fashion. This community college, which is 1.5 miles from the center of the city, is in New Haven, CT. 7,328 students seek degrees in 66 Gateway Community College programs, overall. It is the biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering fashion.

4. The University of Bridgeport

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
(203) 576-4000

The University of Bridgeport is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two fashion programs. Specifically, it offers students one fashion degree at the associate's level and one fashion degree at the bachelor's level. 5,155 students pursue degrees in 73 UB programs, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering fashion.