Bachelor (BBA) in Fashion Merchandising

LIM College

Program Description

Bachelor (BBA) in Fashion Merchandising

LIM College

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Fashion Merchandising prepares you for a wide range of positions in the fashion and related industries. The curriculum provides a foundation of core courses in liberal arts and business and includes many professional courses as well. The BBA degree also serves as the perfect gateway to graduate studies.

1st Year / 1st Semester

  • ACOM 120 - Public Speaking 3 credits
  • FASH 105 - Fashion Fundamentals 3 credits
  • FYES 100 - First Year Experience 1 credit *
  • MFTC 119 - Computer Applications 3 credits
  • MNGT 102 - Retailing 3 credits
  • WORK 110 - Industry Exploration Seminar 1 credit

Total Credits: 14

1st Year / 2nd Semester

  • ACOM 102 - Research and Analysis 1 credit
  • ACOM 111 - English Composition 3 credits
  • MFTC 114 - College Algebra 3 credits
  • MRKT 103 - Marketing 3 credits
  • VMER 100 - Introduction to Visual Merchandising 3 credits
  • WORK 120 - Industry Exploration Internship 2 credits
  • Professional Elective 3 credits

Total Credits: 18

2nd Year / 1st Semester

  • FASH 270 - Textiles 3 credits
  • MFTC 209 - Accounting 3 credits
  • MFTC 219 - Spreadsheet Applications 3 credits
  • MNGT 107 - Buying 3 credits
  • MNGT 207 - Management 3 credits
  • WORK 210 - Career Pathing Seminar 1 credit

Total Credits: 16

2nd Year / 2nd Semester

  • ACOM 130 - Professional Communications 3 credits
  • FASH 233 - Applied Concepts in Fashion Merchandising 3 credits
  • FASH 290 - Cad for Merchandising 3 credits
  • MFTC 204 - Economics 3 credits
  • MNGT 202 - Merchandise Planning and Control 3 credits
  • WORK 220 - Career Pathing Internship 2 credits

Total Credits: 17

3rd Year / 1st Semester

  • ACOM 300 - Junior Writing Topics 3 credits
  • FASH 315 - Product Development 3 credits
  • MFTC 315 - Statistics 4 credits
  • MNGT 307 - Business Law 3 credits
  • Liberal Arts Elective 3 credits

Total Credits: 16

3rd Year / 2nd Semester

  • FASH 321 - Web Product Data Management 3 credits
  • MFTC 314 - Finance 3 credits
  • MRKT 228 - The Power of the Brand 3 credits
  • Liberal Arts Elective 3 credits
  • Professional Elective 3 credits
  • Professional Elective 3 credits

Total Credits: 18

4th Year / 1st Semester

  • ACOM 301 - Ethics 3 credits
  • MRKT 318 - Global Markets 3 credits
  • MRKT 310 - Licensing 3 credits
  • SENR 401A - Senior Co-op Preparation 0 credits

Professional Elective 3 credits

Liberal Arts Elective 3 credits

Total Credits: 15

4th Year / 2nd Semester

  • FASH 420 - Senior Capstone - Fashion Merchandising 3 credits
  • FASH 421 - Senior Capstone Orals - Fashion Merchandising 1 credit
  • MNGT 405 - Leadership and Negotiation 3 credits
  • SENR 401B - Senior Co-op 6 credits

Total Credits: 13

LIM College offers the following concentrations for each major, which are intended to provide an additional focused area of study:

  • Cosmetics
  • Digital Business Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Event Planning
  • Fashion Communications
  • Fashion Merchandising (not for Fashion Merchandising majors)
  • Fashion Publishing
  • International Marketing
  • Retail & Merchandise Management
  • Styling
  • Visual Merchandising (not for Visual Merchandising majors)

The term fashion merchandising is defined as a broad understanding of an industry that joins design, product development, textiles, manufacturing and retailing while keeping an eye on the ultimate prize, the consumer.

LIM College's BBA degree in Fashion Merchandising offers you the opportunity to choose a track in Retail Buying & Planning (starting Fall 2015).

Career choices abound in this exciting major, including: Product Developer, Event Planner, Fashion Stylist, and Fashion Magazine Editor.

The Fashion Merchandising major at LIM College affords you the opportunity to develop and utilize your talents to their fullest extent by exploring all aspects of the fashion industry. You will learn how to identify fashion trends, develop lines of merchandise and, through the use of research and development techniques, develop a keen understanding of what it takes to be successful in the fashion and related industries.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
4 years
Full time
Price
Price
94,580 USD
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USA - New York, New York
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Sept. 2018
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