Otis College of Art and Design (Los Angeles, CA, United States)

A look from the 2008 Otis Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show. Photo: Frederick M. Brown for Getty Images Entertainment

A look from the 2008 Otis Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show. Photo: Frederick M. Brown for Getty Images Entertainment

Programs: Fashion Design 

Annual Tuition: $40,000

Misc.: You can get a design degree with a "costume emphasis" -- with a specific focus on superhero costumes -- and you can also minor in sustainability practices. 

Famous Grads:
Rick Owens (didn’t graduate), Cynthia Vincent

The Bottom Line:
With a 95% placement rate, the school credits its small class size (about 15 people per course) with its professors' ability to give each student the attention they deserve. Many recent graduates hold top positions at brands including Nike, Warner Bros, BCBG, Urban Outfitters, Nautica, Li & Fung, Ann Taylor, and Patagonia. 

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