Sep 26, 2023
Minor code OR6380
Patton College of Education
Department of Human and Consumer Sciences
Athens, OH 45701
Lisa Williams, contact person
This program complements a variety of undergraduate majors where students are preparing to work with customers, consumer products, in retail endeavors, and in the fashion industry.
For Freshman/First-Year Admission, Change of Program or External Transfer
No requirements beyond University admission requirements.
Opportunities Upon Graduation
The minor complements a variety of undergraduate majors and prepares students for career opportunities in retail management, buying, product development, merchandising, visual presentation, quality control, wholesale sales and entrepreneurship.
Minor Hours Requirement
The retail merchandising and fashion product development minor requires a minimum of 21 hours.
Complete the following courses:
Complete one of the following:
Complete four of the following courses: