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Careers

Whether you’re launching and marketing product lines, planning store layouts, buying for the masses, developing clothing and accessories for a brand, or analyzing trends, there are plenty of careers in the fashion industry, and a fashion merchandising degree from Immaculata will help you get there.

When you complete the program, you will be able to:

  • Exhibit creativity in the application of technical and analytical skills
  • Apply cutting-edge fashion principles and business concepts at multiple levels within the fashion industry
  • Effectively use communication, organization, critical thinking and multi-tasking abilities to achieve goals in a fast-paced environment
  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Model principles of business ethics

A degree in fashion merchandising, combined with your minor, specific interests, talent, and experience, will prepare you for any number of careers. Some possible careers include:

Merchandising

  • Account Executive
  • Assistant, Associate or Senior Buyer
  • Showroom Sales Representative
  • Merchandise Manager
  • Purchasing

Marketing/Public Relations

  • Fashion Marketing Coordinator
  • Product Campaign Specialist
  • Publicist
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Marketing Researcher
  • Fashion Forecaster
  • Fashion Magazine Editor
  • Television and Magazine Stylist
  • Graphic Designer

Product Development

  • Technical Designer
  • Quality Control Specialist
  • Product Line Developer
  • Sourcing Director
  • CAD Specialist