Fashion Merchandising
Communications Career Academy

Lisa Tobin

Are you interested in a career in Fashion? Can you predict fashion trends and have great style? The Fashion Merchandising course at P/NW BOCES will focus on behind the scenes activities of the Fashion business world. Students will learn about planning, developing, selecting, marketing and presenting cohesive consumer-targeted goods. The course will cover buying and selling techniques, visual merchandising, advertising and promotion; in addition to marketing, product development, field trips and internships in the industry. Fashion Merchandising and Marketing will offer students the opportunity to create a mock department store and track daily, weekly and monthly sales. Upon completion of this one year course students are eligible to receive college credits and become certified by the National Retail Federation in Retail Management.


Career Opportunities
Visual Merchandiser
Fashion Forecaster
Product Developer
Merchandise Coordinator
Showroom Sales
Store Owner