Associate of Arts in Fashion Styling
Academy of Art University

Program Details

The Associate of Arts in Fashion Styling is an online degree from one of the best fashion schools, Academy of Art University.  This is a highly collaborative degree that builds creative and technical skills that showcase professional, imaginative, and visually engaging fashion imagery.  This fashion degree focuses on creating outfits and fashion imagery based on a concept.  The curriculum teaches students how to select concepts appropriate for their market and customer and to generate ideas related to the chosen concept and to each other.  You will gain skills in pinning, steaming, folding, and propping fashion products; creating professional presentations; photography; composition; lighting; make-up artistry; and hair styling.  Graduates will be able to intelligently discuss major fashion movements and the work of key people in the industry throughout history and to design the visual aesthetic of pictures for fashion photo shoots.


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • All official transcript(s), including from any other universities or learning institutions you've attended

School Accreditation Statement

National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission