Areas of Study
The Fashion Merchandising Certificate of Completion is designed to prepare you for a competitive fashion career.
The Fashion Merchandising specialization can lead to an Associate of Applied Science degree in Business Administration–Fashion Merchandising.
Courses focus on the multiple levels of fashion merchandising, including:
- Design principles
- Wholesale buying
- Retail operations
Our program includes the following four specialized fashion courses:
- FSHN-2305 Fashion Retailing
- FSHN-2309 Fashion Image
- HECO-1320 Textiles
- HECO-2311 Fashion Merchandising
You also participate in field experiences and tours. A major annual event is Career Day, which features merchandising and design competitions at the Dallas World Trade Mart.
Sally Proffitt, Chair
Richard Cates, Academic Advisor
Updated June 24, 2015