Marymount University: Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising
Arlington, Virginia
Fashion Design & Merchandising

The Fashion Design program at Marymount University prepares students for entry-level careers in the industry as assistant designers in product development and manufacturing firms. The Fashion Merchandising program provides the skills needed for fields such as product development, writing and media, visual merchandising, buying, management, and international trade. Required internships and study abroad provide opportunities for networking and professional development.

What fashion related programs and degrees does Marymount University
As of 2011, Marymount University offers the following degrees:
B.A. Fashion Design
B.A. Fashion Merchandising

What’s the school’s contact information?
Marymount University
Fashion Design & Merchandising
2807 N. Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22207
Phone: 703-522-5600

Type of School? Private

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $22,370
Room & Board: $9,745

What’s the typical student profile?
Marymount University total undergraduate students: 2,224
Fashion program students: 215

What are the requirements to enter program?
Program requires a 2.5 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 Marymount University’s Fashion program
Faculty members: 10

What career placement services does Marymount University provide?
Students are required to complete an internship in their senior year, where they are usually placed among top fashion companies and retailers. Study abroad opportunities are available in Florence, London, and Paris, with internships available around the world. Students may also join student organizations and participate in the school’s fashion show for further professional development.

All data is as of 2011.