Unlike any other graduate program in the United States, the Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Visual Merchandising program at LIM College offers advanced, specialized education geared towards obtaining upper-management and executive-level positions. Get hands-on classroom learning and field experimentation with an emphasis on sustainable design so you can further your career in the specialized and expanding field of visual merchandising.

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Fashion is foremost a visual medium, and our graduates translate and distill its complex trends and influences for public consumption. The first of its kind in the U.S., our MPS degree in Visual Merchandising teaches you the principles and philosophies of visual merchandising through hands-on learning and fieldwork with an emphasis on sustainable design. From brick-and-mortar to online retailers, you will define the public face of the fashion industry and lead at uppermanagement and executive levels.

On-Campus Curriculum



LIM College is focused on your advancement while enrolled and post-graduation. Your experience at LIM College is filled with academic enrichment, industry engagement and career exploration opportunities.

A possible career progression with a Master of Professional Studies (MPS) degree in Visual Merchandising:

  • Consulting
  • Display Design
  • Fashion Styling
  • Mannequin Direction
  • Retail Store Design

Career Outcomes


Learn More From a 
Faculty Member

Grailing King, one of our esteemed Visual Merchandising faculty members, talks about this MPS program.


LIM College's faculty members know of what they speak. They bring a wealth of professional experience and academic achievements to the classroom. Many of our professors hold or have held high-level positions in the fashion industry. Bringing vast knowledge, experience and connections, these experienced practitioners are well equipped to guide our students through the complexities of the fashion business.


C-Suite Speaker

LIM College invites world-renowned fashion industry leaders to speak to graduate students about the successes and challenges students may face during their fashion career. The C-Suite Speaker Series is the perfect opportunity to engage with presidents, CEOs, and C-Suite executives at top-notch fashion companies on what it takes to become an industry leader.


Speaker Series