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Fashion
Merchandising

From conception and development through communication and selling merchandise, our Fashion Merchandising degree prepares anyone for a variety of careers in fashion. As part of LIM College’s largest department, you learn to hone your interests and talents so you’re prepared with knowledge and skills for a successful fashion career.

 

HOW TO APPLY    

Bachelor's
Degrees

Four-year degree programs

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Curriculum

The BBA program at LIM College provides a foundation of core courses in liberal arts and business. This degree serves as the perfect gateway to graduate studies. 

Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS) Curriculum

The BPS program at LIM College provides a focused approach to preparing you for a career in fashion with many professional courses.

Fashion Merchandising Program Disclosure (Bachelor's Degree)

Associate's
Degrees

Two-year degree programs

Associate in Occupational Studies (AOS) Curriculum

The AOS program at LIM College is an intensive academic program that prepares you to jump into your career immediately. 

Fashion Merchandising Program Disclosure (Associate's Degree)

 

LIM ALUMNA FEATURED IN WWD

Alali George-Williams (’96), Director of Creative Operations, Digital at Victoria’s Secret, discusses how valuable LIM’s internship programs, expert faculty, and curriculum were to her.

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LIM ALUMNA FEATURED IN WWD

Luisa Herrera-Garcia (’98), Senior Vice President of Operations and Production at John Varvatos, talks about how LIM helped lay the groundwork for her professional aspirations

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REAL WORLD
EXPERIENCE

During the Fashion Merchandising program at LIM College, you’ll explore the fashion industry at the ground level from fashion shoots and professional fashion forecasting seminars to visiting showrooms, meeting designers, shopping trends and more. With a Fashion Merchandising degree, you can start your career in retail management, product development, fashion buying, and many more options.

 

Career Outcomes

FACULTY

The Fashion Merchandising Department’s full-time and adjunct faculty members bring a wealth of experience to the classroom. Made up of professors with a background in Fashion Merchandising and current fashion professionals, they each bring real life, industry knowledge for a unique learning experience. Our faculty are drawn from corporate offices, fashion publishing, product development, buying and retail management, fashion show production and fragrance manufacturing to teach you about your chosen field.

Faculty