This innovative program, offered by Parsons School of Design and Complex, explores all aspects of the streetwear industry. Students learn about careers in the field through more than 15 hours of online instruction featuring recognized leaders from across
the streetwear world.
Gain valuable industry knowledge through on-demand video lessons and experiences and acquire real-world skills through self-paced projects.
Learn about all the career paths in streetwear and get firsthand tips and advice on achieving your goals from the biggest names in the business.
Learn from Parsons School of Design faculty and earn a noncredit Certificate of Completion from Parsons to complete your profile.
Dr. Sonya Abrego, Parsons School of Design
Don C, Founder of Just Don
Shanel Campbell, Parsons School of Design
Michael Cherman, Founder of Chinatown Market
Rob Cristofaro, Founder of Alife
Keanan Duffy, Director of MPS Fashion Management, Parsons School of Design
Chris Lacey, Parsons School of Design
Leah McSweeney, Founder of Married to the Mob
Heron Preston, Parsons Alumnus and Fashion Designer, HPC Trading Co.
Jeff Staple, Owner of Staple Design
Nick Tershay, Founder of Diamond Supply Company
April Walker, Founder of Walker Wear
James Whitner, Fashion Entrepreneur and Owner of Social Status
The Streetwear Essentials Certificate curriculum is composed of five video-based course modules plus a capstone project. Each module consists of several lessons that students complete at their own pace.
Module 1 Streetwear Origins
Module 2 Designing Streetwear
Module 3 Marketing, Branding, and Visual Communication
Module 4 The Future of Streetwear Retail and Distribution
Module 5 Business and Entrepreneurship
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