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Master of Science in Business of Fashion

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The Master of Science in Business of Fashion program targets academically strong students from both creative and business backgrounds. Admission is highly competitive and enrollment is limited. 

Decisions are made holistically and weigh various factors including academic background, graduate test scores, relevant work experience, and interest. The program is small and student-centric.

A bachelor’s degree is required. Those with undergraduate degrees in business, fine arts, design, economics, IT, computer science, communications and other creative arts or quantitative fields are encouraged to apply. As soon as the online application is completed with all requirements listed below, the Director will select candidates for a personal interview by invitation only.

Application Deadlines

Fall Term Spring Term
May 1, 2019* December 15, 2019


Fall Term

May 1st (International Applicants)
*You should take the GMAT or GRE, TOEFL or IELTS no later than March 15th.

May 1st (Domestic Applicants)
*You should take the GMAT or GRE no later than March 15th.

Note: If spots are still available, rolling admissions will continue until August 1, with applications due July 15 for domestic students and July 1 for International Applicants. Exams must be completed two weeks before the deadlines.

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Want to learn more? Speak with our admissions team at an upcoming information session.

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If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at (973) 353-1234 or admit@business.rutgers.edu