The six online schools on this list offer the most affordable fashion design and merchandising degrees. With annual tuitions under $25,000, these schools provide excellent academic programs for students at the associate, bachelor's, master's, and certificate levels. Students at Southern New Hampshire University Online can take classes such as Global Sourcing and Apparel and Sustainability in Fashion as they pursue either an AS in Fashion Merchandising or a BS in Fashion Merchandising and Management.
All schools considered for this ranking offer fully online fashion design and merchandising degrees at the bachelor's level or higher. Those interested can find more detailed information on these most affordable fashion design and merchandising schools below or read our full methodology.
|Rank||College||Annual Tuition||Fashion Design Degree Levels Offered|
|#1 North Dakota State University - Main Campus||Annual Tuition $8,847||Fashion Design Degrees: Master's|
|#2 Southern New Hampshire University Online||Annual Tuition $9,600||Fashion Design Degrees: Associate and Bachelor's|
|#3 University of North Texas||Annual Tuition $11,198||Fashion Design Degrees: Master's and Certificate|
|#4 University of Nebraska-Lincoln||Annual Tuition $11,412||Fashion Design Degrees: Master's|
|#5 Framingham State University||Annual Tuition $17,550||Fashion Design Degrees: Master's and Certificate|
|#6 Savannah College of Art and Design||Annual Tuition $23,550||Fashion Design Degrees: Master's|