Indiana University of Pennsylvania: Fashion Merchandising
Indiana, Pennsylvania
Fashion Merchandising Program, Human Development, & Environmental Studies

The Fashion Merchandising program at Indiana University of Pennsylvania focuses on preparing students for the changing and competitive world of fashion.  The curriculum combines fashion and business in topics such as quality control in production, global issues, textiles, and aesthetics.  Students leave the program prepared for careers in distribution, production, design, quality control, merchandising, and promotion.  Students can choose a Business Administration minor or a concentration in Marketing or Small Business Management.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Indiana University of Pennsylvania offer?
As of 2011, Indiana University of Pennsylvania offers the following degrees:
B.S. Fashion Merchandising

What’s the school’s contact information?
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Fashion Merchandising Program, Human Development, & Environmental Studies
Ackerman Hall, Room 207
911 S. Dr.
Indiana, PA 15705
Phone: 724-357-2336

Type of School? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $7,209 (in-state)
Room & Board: $6,324

What’s the typical student profile?
Indiana University of Pennsylvania total undergraduate students: 12,291
Fashion program students: 275

What are the requirements to enter program?
Program requires a 2.0 GPA.
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 Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Fashion program have?
Faculty members: 5

What career placement services does Indiana University of Pennsylvania provide?
Students who wish to complete an internship are typically placed among top companies and retailers.  Study abroad opportunities are also available.  Students may further develop their professional contacts through student organizations, like the IUP Fashion Association or IUP Sew Club.

All data is as of 2011.