Dressmaking Class Curriculum

The online dressmaking and design program can prepare students for jobs as tailors, custom sewers, or designers through flexible classes covering sewing basics, how to use a sewing machine, and more. Graduates will have completed an entire garment and portfolio, which can be used when applying for jobs or consulting with clients.

Dressmaking and Design

Career Diploma

10 months

As low as $59/mo

1-800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM ET)

Dressmaking Class Curriculum

  • 7 courses
  • 28.5 continuing education units (CEUs)
  • 21 exams
  • 1 submitted final project

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 10 months
  • Average time = 12 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework. The estimated completion times are based on completion times for learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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