Being raised in New York City, a city full of extravagant style, I have always had a passion for fashion; not having to be big or small, not trying to fit it, but to express myself and show people what I am really about. Fashion is all about self expression, not proving to people that you can dress, and that is what most fail to understand. I have a strong interest in Fashion Marketing and Management because I like to think ahead when it comes to the fashion world. I know how to utilized my imagination and love for fashion to come up with the next big thing. My mother always told me "Whatever you wear ends up becoming popular the next year," hearing her telling me that made me realize that thinking ahead is what I was born to do. Although I am very interested in the materials of clothing, I prefer the business aspect of the fashion industry. Based on my knowledge of knowing what is next to be hot, I can use that to my advantage in advertising and campaigning for the next big trend.
In search of the perfect school I would ask my counselor or anyone I know who could potentially help, to give me the guidance need to find a school that would best fit my interest, and Savannah College of Art and Design would always be one of the first options. Since my college visit and online research of SCAD, I have realized that this would be the perfect school to better my interest in marketing. I believe that their BFA program will provide the hands on experience and professionalism that I need to prepare myself for the industry. Visiting the school I have learned that it would best fit my style of learning, I prefer smaller classes so that I can get to know my professor and feel comfortable in the environment that I am in.
In the process of completing the Bachelor’s program, I intend to find myself working in the industry, even starting off as an intern, so that I can receive the experience needed when I really begin my career in the...