Fresno State University: Family & Consumer Sciences Fashion Merchandising
Fresno, California
Department of Child, Family & Consumer Sciences

The Fresno State University Fashion Merchandising program aims to equip students with the core knowledge and skills they need to be marketable in various careers associated with fashion design and fashion commerce.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Fresno State University offer?
As of 2011, Fresno State University offers the following degrees:
B.A. Family & Consumer Sciences Fashion Merchandising

What’s the school’s contact information?
Fresno State University
Department of Child, Family & Consumer Sciences
5300 N. Campus Dr., M/S FF12
Fresno, CA 93740
Phone: 559-278-2283

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Tuition: $11,160
Room and board: $3,822

What is the typical student profile?
Fresno State University total undergraduate students: 18,216
Fashion program students: 60

What are the requirements to enter program?
Not available

How long does it take to complete program?
It usually takes four years to complete a B.S. degree, two years to complete a M.S. degree and two or more years to complete a Ph D program.

How many faculty members does Fresno State University’s Design program have?
Faculty members: 2

What career placement services does Fresno State University provide?
Internships within the Fashion Merchandising major are not required. Students can choose to participate in a study abroad program to gain international experience. In addition to traditional fashion merchandising coursework, Fresno State also prepares students for the workforce by emphasizing areas such as shopping behavior, the social and cultural aspects of consumption and how consumers perceive value in the products they purchase.