Fashion Careers College

1923 Morena Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110-3555
104 students
Public institution

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Fashion Careers College is a private postsecondary business school founded to provide a college level education for students seeking a successful career in the fashion industry. Dedicated to equipping students with the knowledge and skill sets they need to prosper, FCC is a welcoming environment that gives students the confidence and experience they need to turn their designs on a career in fashion into reality.
School Highlights:
Fashion Careers College serves 104 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Fashion Careers College is one of 22 community colleges within San Diego County, CA.
The nearest community college is San Diego Mesa College (2.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Fashion Careers College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 104 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
104 students
1,303 students
Fashion Careers College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
104 students
836 students
Fashion Careers College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Fashion Careers College sch enrollment Fashion Careers College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Fashion Careers College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Fashion Careers College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Fashion Careers College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Fashion Careers College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Fashion Careers College More (2010-2012)
Fashion Careers College sch ethnicity Fashion Careers College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.71 0.45
Fashion Careers College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $22,382 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $22,382 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,382 $5,940
Fashion Careers College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,382 $10,072
Fashion Careers College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

As 1980s approached, Patricia O'Connor, an educator and entrepreneur, decided to fill this fashion void by founding Fashion Careers College (FCC), formerly Fashion Careers of California College. Approved by the Department of Education and State of California, FCC became a nationally accredited college by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools in 1979. Fashion Careers College is situated directly across from Mission Bay, a popular year-round recreation spot. Conveniently located near all major freeways, the school is just minutes away from San Diego's new and expanding regional centers including Fashion Valley, Mission Valley, University Towne Center, The Forum Mall and Horton Plaza. At FCC, we offer a wide-range of study programs to further fuel your interest in fashion while developing your career path through various internship opportunities, field trips, and elective tours that expose you to real-life experiences. We offer Specialized Associate Degree Programs, Certificate Programs and Short Term Seminars.

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Nearby Schools:

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  • San DiegoSan Diego Mesa College
    7250 Mesa College Dr
    San DiegoCA92111
    2.7 mi | 23337 students                      
  • San DiegoArgosy University-San Diego
    Private for-profit
    1615 Murray Canyon Road, Suite 100
    San DiegoCA92108
    Private for-profit
    2.9 mi | 467 students                      
  • San DiegoFoundation College
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    404 Camino Del Rio South Suite 100
    San DiegoCA92108
    Private, for profit
    2.9 mi | n/a students                      
  • San DiegoCalifornia College-San Diego
    Private for-profit
    2820 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 300
    San DiegoCA92108
    Private for-profit
    4.3 mi | 961 students                      
  • San DiegoColeman University
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    8888 Balboa Ave
    San DiegoCA92123
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    5 mi | 848 students                      
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Did You Know?
For San Diego private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,778 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
San Diego community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.75, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in San Diego is Argosy University-San Diego. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.