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Merchandising: Fashion & Interiors Program, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

The program exposes students to an interdisciplinary and a global perspective to the business side of fashion apparel and home fashion industries.

The students acquire a Bachelors of Applied Science degree which is designed to provide the skills and knowledge for apparel and home goods industries, these skills include; merchandising, retailing, distribution, computer applications in textiles and apparel, prroduct develoopment and appraisal skills.

Students choose to do more of fashion or more of interior courses depending on their career aspirations. The program exposes students to rigorous course work in fashion and interiors courses. Students also complete courses in markieting, management, human ecology and other support courses.

The program serves undergraduates who aspire to be professionals in the fashion apparel industry and interior industry. Graduates find employemnt mostly in retailing of apparel, furnishings, accessories and personal care products.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Human Ecology Profession
  • The World of Fashion
  • Merchandise Buying
  • Individual & Family Development
  • History of Fashion
  • History of Furnishing & Interiors
  • Clothing & Image Development
  • Apparel Production

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

To fulfill admission requirements, a current high school student applicant must submit the following:
  • A completed undergraduate application prior to the semester's deadline date
  • $45 non-refundable application fee
  • An official high school transcript
  • Proof of taking the American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
  • For Ohio residents - Indication of passing all sections of the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT)

Tuition Fee

  • National

    14087 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14087 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    8087 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8087 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Based on:Per Academic Year :In-State :$8,087.28 ; Out-of-State :$14,087.28

Living costs for Youngstown

  • 787 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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