19. RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN* (Providence, RI, US)
-Programs: Apparel Design; Jewelry and Metalsmithing; Textiles
-Number of Students: Undergrads: 2,000; Fashion/apparel/textiles/jewelry: 220
-Misc: You can cross-register at Brown University.
-Famous Grads: Nicole Miller, Sari Gueron, Philip Crangi, Marcia Patmos, Sarah Welsh & Madeline Davy (formerly of Octopi)
-The Bottom Line: One of the most respected design schools in the world, their profile as a fashion design school is only getting rosier.