Upon successful completion of the Fashion Merchandising certificate, the student demonstrates the basic skills and knowledge required for careers in the Fashion Industry. Completion of this certificate opens and expands employment opportunities in the field of fashion.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
Demonstrate an understanding of the origins and history of fashion and trends.
Demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between current fashion trends and cultural, social, political, technological and environmental issues.
Analyze and evaluate the effects of changing demographics and psychographics on consumer behavior in relation to fashion and related products in today’s market.