This certificate offers a career option for students who already have a degree in another area and want to develop skills in retailing. The certificate is also for those who do not want to pursue a degree, but who wish to develop their retailing skills.
Retail Management/Fashion Merchandising Certificate Outcomes
Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates should be able to:
Understand the basic theory and practice of retail management and merchandising
Understand competition and its relationship to private enterprise
Explain the marketing concept for retailers and fashion manufacturers
Understand the importance of planning to retail and fashion organizations
Read, understand, and prepare standard types of business communications