Career Opportunities with a Degree in Fashion Merchandising Online
The fashion merchandising industry covers the entire globe, from the fashion capitals of the world to local boutiques. Earning a degree in fashion merchandising online from SNHU can position you for an exciting career that puts you, and fashion, in the public eye. Students in our fashion merchandising program will find opportunities as:
- Visual merchandisers
- Sales representatives
- Vendor relations specialists
- Store and product planners
- Sales managers
SNHU students and alumni have worked for a number of well-known companies, including:
- Reebok International
- Gap, Inc.
- Kenneth Cole
- Saks Fifth Avenue
- Jessica McClintock
Career Prospects for Professionals with a Degree in Fashion Merchandising Online
The demand for professionals with a degree in Fashion Merchandising online is rising, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. From now until 2020, employment opportunities are expected to increase by 19.8 percent for first-line supervisors in clothing and accessories stores.
Fashion Merchandising Resources
Access helpful resources about careers for graduates with a fashion merchandising online degree, as well as information on fashion and retailing professional associations.
International Apparel and Textile Association
An association composed of scholars, educators, and students in the textile, apparel, and merchandising disciplines in higher education.
Fashion Group International
This group focuses on the business of fashion highlighting fashion industry related trends and professional development.
National Retail Federation
The world’s largest retail trade association focuses on meeting the needs of retailers of all types with information regarding trends, industry research, products and services.
National Association for Retail Marketing Services
The NARM is a trade association focusing on meeting members needs with information regarding industry trends, professional opportunities.
Retail Industry Leaders Association
Comprised of some of the largest retailers in the United States, this organization provides a forum for discussion of best practices and industry trends.