Fashion Merchandising

Career Coach buttonFashion is an exciting global industry comprised of many business levels and employment opportunities.

Areas of Study

The Fashion Merchandising Certificate of Completion is designed to prepare students 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
  • Textiles
  • Manufacturing
  • Wholesale buying
  • Retail operations

Our program includes the following four specialized fashion courses:

Students participate in field experiences and tours. A major annual event is Career Day, featuring merchandising and design competitions, in the Dallas World Trade Mart.



Sally Proffitt, Chair
NBSS 2205E

Richard Cates, Academic Advisor
NFAC 1107



Updated February 19, 2015


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