Miami Fashion Institute at MDC
This is an industry driven program that prepares students to work as creative professionals in the fashion industry. From concept to production, students learn the process, skills and language of fashion design and technology, combining business and creative skills to develop an individual portfolio that expresses a solid understanding of the fashion industry.
- Learn the business and art of fashion
- Develop competitive skills and techniques for the fashion industry
- Innovate, explore and nurture your creativity
- Prepare for a dynamic career in fashion
Courses are led by renowned faculty members who bring decades of real world experience into the classroom. MFI's instructors are artists, designers and business professionals who have worked with some of the most notable names in fashion including Calvin Klein, Diane Von Furstenberg, Jason Wu, Mara Hoffman, Marc Jacobs and Zac Posen.
Meet the people
Advisory Board Members
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Taylor Anne Abess
Founder & Creative Director, Parlor Miami
Vice President & General Manager Neiman Marcus – Shops at Merrick Park
Artistic Director OCP USA, LLC
Fashion Designer Mayda Cisneros Couture Collection
Founder Biba & Hu Design, Inc.
Stylist/Consultant, Founder Style Out of the City
Founder & Creative Designer Rene Ruiz Wholesale
Partner & Producer Miami Fashion Week
Fashion Designer Fashion with Intension
CEO & President Perry Ellis International
President NAEEM KHAN, LTD.
Vice President & General Manager Saks Fifth Avenue, Dadeland
President & CEO DACRA
President & Founder Silvia Tcherassi