Miami-Dade College opens fashion institute

MIAMI (WSVN) - Miami-Dade College debuted its new fashion institute Monday in its Downtown Miami campus.

The Miami Fashion Institute is part of a new degree program that aims to stimulate the growth of the fashion industry in South Florida.

Students will get an up close look at the world of fashion, learning about the industry from both the creative and business sides.

It is the only program of its kind at a public university in Florida.

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