Kent State Fashion School students who plan to participate in an internship for credit, while studying in NYC, must enroll in 45092 Internship in Fashion Design & Merchandising (3 credits). This course if offered through the Kent Campus. For further information, please contact Hillary Stone, Industry Liaison Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prerequisites: minimum grade of C (2.0) in FDM 30083, Junior standing and special approval. Merchandising students are also required to take FDM 30262.
Guest students from other fashion programs are required to set up their internship-for-credit through their home school.
If you have not met the requirements to participate in an internship for credit, or are not able to sign up through your home school, many employers provide a non-credit option to participate in an internship. The NYC Studio forwards internship opportunities to enrolled students, via email, as they are received.
New York City internship sites include:5 Star Apparel Grace Hats People’s Revolution
Addison + Crescent Harper’s Bazaar Phat Buddhawear
Agentry PR Harris Dolbee Showroom Pronovias
Alfred Dunner Haskell Jewels Rafael Cennamo
Alice + Olivia HONOR NYC Ralph Rucci
Ivanka Trump & Zac Posen Handbags
Rent the Runway
Karla Otto New York
BENSON New York
Bismarck Phillips Communications
Bond & Bari
Style Intern for Bobbie Thomas
Style Life Showroom
Thea Grant Jewelry
Marc by Marc Jacobs
Fabric to Finish
G Star Raw
Gita Omri at Manufacture NY