Fashion Merchandising

If you desire a career in the fashion industry, whether it is in buying, product design, or marketing, the Fashion Merchandising concentration is for you!


Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences

Concentration: Fashion Merchandising

Curriculum and Sample Four-Year Plan


The fashion merchandising concentration offers you an opportunity to explore many facets of the apparel industry from the production of fabrics to the marketing of the final garment. Through our course offerings you will learn:



Our program gives you an opportunity to shape your course of study to meet your specific goals. An individualized focus, planned through advising, gives you the basis for meeting your goals. The supervised field experience offers on-the-job professional training in your area of interest.





For those seeking a career in fashion merchandising, the opportunities are limitless.


For more information contact:


Dr. Mercan Derafshi, Assistant Professor

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

The University of Tennessee at Martin

330C Gooch Hall

Martin, TN 38238-5045

(731) 881-7112


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