Shape the future of fashion.
Fashion: It’s as intimate as personal style and as global as the vast, multitrillion-dollar garment industry. Columbia's Fashion Studies programs are designed to anticipate changes in a dynamic field that values technology and tradition while providing for, and shaping, the needs of contemporary consumers.
The Columbia College Chicago Fashion Lab is an interdisciplinary instrument for collaborations between academic and industry leaders who want to better understand and prepare for the future of fashion. As fashion increasingly collides with technology, sustainability, healthcare, entertainment, and more, all industries can benefit from fashion’s methods, approaches, and ways of seeing both the body and the world.Read More