2020 Most Affordable Online Schools for Fashion Degrees

2020 Most Affordable Fashion Bachelors Degrees Badge

These 9 schools make up the most affordable options for obtaining an online bachelor's degree in fashion, with all of their annual tuition rates priced at less than $29,000. Southern New Hampshire University Online, the #1 option, charges only $9,600 per year. Classes for SNHU's BS in Fashion Merchandising and Management include Global Sourcing and Apparel, History of Fashion and Costume, Merchandise Planning, Retail Sales Promotion, Strategic Fashion Management, Sustainability in Fashion, and Textiles and Color Theory. Ranked #2, Old Dominion University offers a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising at a tuition rate of $12,210 annually.

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Rank School Annual Tuition
# 1 #1 $9,600
# 2 #2 $12,210
# 3 #3 $13,454
# 4 (tie) #4 (tie) $14,850
# 4 (tie) #4 (tie) $14,850
# 6 #6 $16,058
# 7 #7 $17,515
# 8 #8 $23,586
# 9 #9 $28,890
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  • Annual Tuition: $9,600
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NECHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Example Classes: Global Sourcing and Apparel; History of Fashion and Costume; Merchandise Planning; Retail Sales Promotion; Strategic Fashion Management; Sustainability in Fashion; Textiles and Color Theory

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BA General Studies - Fashion Merchandising
  • BS Fashion Merchandising and Management
  • Annual Tuition: $12,210
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 86%
  • Example Classes: Fashion Consumer Behavior; Fashion Forecasting Market Trip; Fashion, Textiles, and Construction Analysis; The Foreign Fashion Market Trip; Visual Merchandising and Display; Web-Based Organization for Fashion

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising (Degree Completion)
  • Annual Tuition: $13,454
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 68%
  • Example Classes: 3D Printing and Fashion; Apparel Product Analysis; Dress and Culture; Experimental CAD; Fashion Retail Management; Textile Analysis

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Applied Arts in Fashion Merchandising & Design
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts in Fashion Merchandising & Design - Product Development
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts in Fashion Merchandising & Design - Visual Merchandising
  • Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising & Design
  • Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising & Design - Product Development
  • Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising & Design - Visual Merchandising
  • Annual Tuition: $14,850
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NECHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 81%
  • Example Classes: Cases in Fashion and Retail; Merchandise Mathematics; Retail Executive Decision Making; Retail Industry Seminar; Textiles; The Business of Fashion

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BS - Fashion Merchandising and Retailing
  • Annual Tuition: $14,850
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 74%
  • Example Classes: Advertising and Promotional Strategy; Computer-Aided Design I: Apparel Design; Fashion Business and Entrepreneurship; Global Business and Society; History of Costume from 1900; Principles of Microeconomics

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BS in Fashion Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Annual Tuition: $16,058
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes: Apparel; Couture Construction; Design Technologies; Sustainable Fashion; Textile Science; Textiles: Knits + High Tech

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Design
  • Annual Tuition: $17,515
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Example Classes: Digital Tools for Fashion Presentations; Fabric for Fashion; Fashion Merchandising Senior Capstone; Product Development and Merchandising; Retailing: Global and Omni; Sustainability and the Future of Fashion

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BBA in Business of Fashion
  • BBA in Fashion Merchandising
  • Annual Tuition: $23,586
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 47%
  • Example Classes: Global Marketing; Global Sourcing; Import/Export Regulations; International Business Transactions; Microeconomics

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science in International Trade and Marketing for the Fashion Industries
  • Annual Tuition: $28,890
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WSCUC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes: Color Concepts for Fashion; Digital Techniques for the Fashion Business; Drawing for Fashion; Fashion Marketing; Fashion Sewing Techniques; Fashion Trend Analysis

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BA in Fashion Journalism
  • BFA in Costume Design
  • BFA in Fashion Marketing
  • BFA in Fashion Merchandising
  • BFA in Fashion Product Development
  • BFA in Fashion Styling