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The Franklin institution has made the list of the Top 25 Private Fashion Merchandising Schools in the U.S. (#19), making it among the top 40 percent of schools considered.
O’More College of Design was recently ranked nationally among private fashion merchandising schools.
The rankings were released by FashionSchools.org, an online resource for students seeking information about fashion school programs and careers. The site began publishing regional and national rankings in 2013 to enable students to make informed decisions about their design education.
Savannah College of Art and Design, out of Savannah, Georgia, was the top school in the list where O’More can be found.
In addition to the national list, O’More was also ranked 10th in fashion design schools and colleges in the South Ã¢Ë†â€™ the only in Tennessee institution to make the list.
FashionSchools.org considers academic reputation, admission selectivity, depth and breadth of the program and faculty, value as it relates to tuition and geographic location in developing the lists. School surveys and submitted information are also factored into the process.
The full list of rankings can be seen here: http://www.fashion-schools.org/.