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Fashion Merchandising

Illinois Dominican University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
33900 USD/year
33900 USD/year
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About

The mission of the Fashion Merchandising department at Illinois Dominican University is to provide students with an environment in which they can develop and nurture creativity, gain aesthetic, intellectual, and professional competence in both the knowledge and skills of the fashion field and cultivate a humanistic and ethical understanding of fashion as a business and as an art form. 

Overview

The Fashion Merchandising program at Illinois Dominican University appeals to the student who enjoys the business side of the fashion industry. As well as courses in retail buying, visual display, and other merchandising courses, students take coursework in business administration, economics, and art. 

Highlights of the program include:

  • Online courses such as Retail Social Media and Branding where students gain real world experience.
  • Retail Buying course that gives students an opportunity to work at Style Max, a women’s apparel trade show at the Chicago Merchandise Mart.
  • International Brand Sourcing and Product Development, which examine the product development process.
  • The understanding of principles and elements of design as they relate to home fashion and interior styling.
  • Retail Promotion and Visual Merchandising that offers students hands-on experience in merchandising windows at the university and at local retailers. As well as visual retailing software in the industry to create 3D planograms

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Apparel Structure and Design 
  • Introduction to the Fashion World 
  • Design Foundations and Visual Literacy 
  • Textile Science 
  • History of Dress 
  • Contemporary Dress 
  • Career Planning and Portfolio Production 
  • Internship 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete either the Dominican University online application for freshman, transfer or graduate, depending on your status. Freshmen can also apply using the Common Application, which streamlines the college application process for students applying to multiple institutions.
  • Pay a nonrefundable $100.00 application fee.
  • Enrolling students requesting documentation for an F-1 visa must submit a Financial Statement Form (pdf) to the Office of Admission. This is essential for receiving an I-20 and should be submitted along with all other admission documents.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33900 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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