Feb 25, 2024
The Major in Retail Management and Merchandising is designed to develop a strong base of knowledge and skills that will serve as a foundation for further study and/or pursuit of a career.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate a strong base of knowledge and skills that will serve as a foundation for further study and/or pursuit of a career.
- Analyze elements of the retail strategy, marketing, professional selling, financial management in order to lead strategies in merchandise management. This involves working closely with the members of the supply chain to accurately forecast trends, plan stock levels and monitor performance.
- Demonstrate knowledge in the fundamentals of how to plan and direct the work of the organization, set policy, implement legal regulations, establish channels of communication, and evaluate the work performance of others.
Major Requirements - Core
Complete 3 units
Major Requirements - Restricted Electives
Complete 3 units selected from:
Complete 12 units selected from:
Minimum Major Units Required: 18
Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.
Complete one of the following general education patterns:
Students are advised to double-count courses in the major to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of major and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.
Minimum Degree Units Required: 60