(Associate of Applied Science Degree)
El Centro only
- Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: AAS.MRKT.FSHN.18
This two-year program is designed for those interested in careers related to fashion wholesaling and retailing. Students explore merchandising, buying, textiles, display, advertising and computer applications in the fashion industry. Emphasis is placed on cooperative work experience which gives the student necessary preparation and experience needed for an entry-level position.
|FSHD 1302||Introduction to Fashion||3|
|FSHD 1308||Fashion Trends||3|
|MRKG 1311||Principles of Marketing||3|
|FSHN 1313||Basic Color Theory and Application||3|
|FSHN 2320||Visual Merchandising||3|
|FSHN 2307||Fashion Advertising||3|
|MRKG 1301||Customer Relationship Management||3|
|MRKG 1302||Principles of Retailing||3|
|MRKG 2333||Principles of Selling||3|
|SPCH 1311||Introduction to Speech Communication OR||3|
|SPCH 1315||Public Speaking OR||(3)|
|SPCH 1321||Business and Professional Communication||(3)|
|ENGL 1301||Composition I||3|
|FSHN 1382||Cooperative Education - Fashion Merchandising||3|
|FSHN 2303||Fashion Buying||3|
|FSHN 1312||Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations||3|
|++++Elective||Fashion Elective (one course)||3|
|FSHN 2382||Cooperative Education - Fashion Merchandising||3|
|Minimum Hours Required||60|
+Mathematics Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Mathematics.
++Social/Behavioral Science Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Social/Behavioral Science.
+++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.
++++Fashion Elective - must be selected from the following:
|FSHD 1233||Fashion Study Tour AND||2|
|FSHN 1191||Special Topics in Fashion Merchandising OR||1|
|FSHN 2110||Fashion Portfolio||(1)|
|FSHN 2301||Fashion Promotion||3|
|FSHN 2372||Fashion Computer Graphics||3|
|MRKG 1366||Practicum (or Field Experience) - Marketing/Marketing Management, General||3|
|MRKG 1371||Sports Marketing||3|
|MRKG 2366||Practicum (or Field Experience) - Marketing/Marketing Management, General||3|
|MRKG 2371||Strategies in Social Media Marketing||3|