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The Master of Science in merchandising offers two tracks, Professional and Research. The Master of Science in merchandising with 30 hours, is a Professional track, and is targeted toward industry professionals of today and tomorrow. The program prepares global leaders who are competent in industry-specific processes, ethics and sustainability, business strategy, technology applications, and data analytics.
The Master of Science in merchandising with 33 hours, is a Research track that prepares students for careers in research and teaching. Through independent study and faculty mentorship, student apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to solve industry problems. The program culminates in the preparation of a thesis.
A degree in this field can help prepare you for the industry positions such as merchandiser, buyer for retail brands, brand manager and store analyst. Students can also pursue a teaching and research position in higher education. Students can enter a Ph.D. degree after completing the MS program for a tenured track position in higher education institutions.