If you are interested in fashion and design, have an aptitude for business, and would like to work in a fast-paced industry, the Apparel Merchandising B.S. degree may be a good fit for you. Opportunities abound for students to pursue their passion, whether in areas of creativity, technology, finance, helping others, sports and games, or social events and marketing.
When pursuing a major in Merchandising, you work with faculty who are experts in the field. They offer a comprehensive array of academic, historical, creative and practical learning experiences related to the merchandising of fashion apparel. You will learn about everything from fibers, weaves, and finishes to creating a spreadsheet for a six-month business plan.
The Apparel Merchandising major is offered as a B.S. degree in the School of Art and Design, part of the College of Arts and Sciences. The Minor in Apparel Merchandising is offered for students majoring in other subjects.