Career Opportunities

There are a variety of career paths available in the fashion industry sector. Most jobs fall under design and production, marketing and merchandising, and/or media and promotions. Employment opportunities for students majoring in fashion merchandising include:

  • Merchandise Buying
  • Store Operations Management
  • Special Events Coordinating
  • Personal Shopping
  • Visual Merchandising Management
  • Fashion Journalism
  • Marketing and Consumer Research
  • Human Resource Management
  • Fashion Advertising and Promotion
  • Entrepreneurial Enterprises

 Sources of Information on Fashion Careers Include:

American Advertising
American Marketing
Fairchild /  
Fashion Group International, Inc.
Fashion Institute of Technology  
Fashion Jobs (by 24seven)
National Retail  
Style Careers,
The Riley Guide (Click on “A-Z Index”)