Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising & Retailing
Johnson & Wales University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising & Retailing is an online fashion degree that is designed for those seeking positions in management, merchandising, marketing, or public relations within the retail industry.  Courses teach fashion and retail concepts in areas such as merchandise buying, visual merchandising, and fashion marketing.  With this flexible fashion degree, programs are tailored to match each student’s learning, interests, and professional goals.  You will learn to apply the major concepts, skills, and values related to global fashion markets and designer contributions and to communicate effectively with diverse audiences through various professional methods.  Graduates are able to use decision-support tools to resolve contemporary business issues using ethical business practices, apply creative and advanced analytical competencies in fashion merchandising and retail marketing, and identify, analyze, and forecast future industry trends in consumer goods.


  • At least two full years of full-time work experience beyond high school graduation or completion
  • Official Transcripts
  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education