If you are both fashion and business savvy, why not consider a role in fashion merchandising? Fashion constitutes a multi-billion dollar industry and there are plenty of opportunities for those who want to work in either the local or international fashion industry.
This diploma program from LaSalle College offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to help you feel confident seeking and excelling in your first job in the fashion merchandising industry. The wide range of courses is what gives students an advantage when they put what they have learned to work. Some of the topics students will study include textiles and fabrics, import/export distribution, event planning and public relations. There will also be courses in fashion product buying, fashion technology and fashion styling. Because so many different elements are involved in fashion merchandising, this program is ideal for those who like hands-on work and have a passion for the creative process.
As a graduate, you could find yourself working in a variety of different jobs related to the industry. Some examples include working as a Fashion Stylist, Retail Buyer, Visual Merchandiser, Fashion Importer, Store Planner or Fashion Marketing Supervisor. There are also opportunities to coordinate fashion shows or coordinate and promote fashion events. With the diploma in Fashion Merchandising, you choose your path and where you want to go.