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RETAIL MERCHANDISING

CERTIFICATE: Certificate in Applied Science with a major in Retail Merchandising

To prepare graduates for job opportunities with retail and wholesale organizations.

This certificate program is designed to prepare students for job opportunities with retail and wholesale organizations in buying, fashion and styling coordination, advertising, publicity, sales and marketing supervision.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

Other Requirements

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  1. Any course with one of the following prefixes requires a grade of "C" or better: MKT

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Course Requirements


Course Class Lab Credit
ACC 111 Accounting Concepts 3 0 3
BAF 101 Personal Finance 3 0 3
MGT 101 Principles of Management 3 0 3
MKT 101 Marketing 3 0 3
MKT 110 Retailing 3 0 3
MKT 120 Sales Principles 3 0 3
MKT 240 Advertising 3 0 3
MKT 250 Consumer Behavior 3 0 3
24 0 24
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  24

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
MKT 110 Retailing 3 0 3
MKT 120 Sales Principles 3 0 3
6 0 6

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
MGT 101 Principles of Management 3 0 3
MKT 101 Marketing 3 0 3
6 0 6

SEMESTER 3 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
ACC 111 Accounting Concepts 3 0 3
BAF 101 Personal Finance 3 0 3
6 0 6

SEMESTER 4 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
MKT 240 Advertising 3 0 3
MKT 250 Consumer Behavior 3 0 3
6 0 6
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  24

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person: Steven Weingartner

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $0.00

Local Average Salary: $0.00

National Starting Salary: $0.00

National Average Salary: $0.00