Bachelor of Business Administration Degree (B.B.A.)
Fashion Merchandising and Management

Not all programs are offered for completion at each campus or through Berkeley College Online®. Please review the academic program pages (BerkeleyCollege.edu/Academics) for information on where each program is offered. Additionally, all students may be required to take some courses at another campus or online. Internship courses are only offered online.

SAMPLE COURSE SEQUENCE

FIRST SEMESTER

CREDITS

FAS1101
Introduction to the Fashion Business
3
MGT2220
Principles of Management
3
CIS1115
Computer Applications
3
SOC1123
First Year Experience
3
ENG1105
Writing and Research
3

SECOND SEMESTER

CREDITS

FAS2230
Fashion Textiles for Apparel and Home
3
ACC1111
Financial Accounting I
3
ENG2205
Writing through Literature
3
MAT2215
Statistics I
3
ENG2215
Public Speaking
3

THIRD SEMESTER

CREDITS

FAS2245
Merchandise Planning and Buying
3
IBS2201
International Business
3
MKT2220
Principles of Marketing
3
SOC2231
Human Relations
3
HUM2225
Introduction to Ethics
3

FOURTH SEMESTER

CREDITS

FAS2222*
Product Development
3
CIS2201
Advanced Spreadsheets
3
Mathematics/Science Elective
3
Fashion Elective (Effective through fall 2022)
3
GRD1101
Photoshop and Digital Graphics I (Effective winter 2023)
3
Free Electives
3

FIFTH SEMESTER

CREDITS

FAS3335
Omni-Channel Retail Management
3
ECO2200
Principles of Economics
3
BUS2231
Business Law I
3
Free Elective
3
Fashion Elective (Effective through fall 2022)
3
GRD1102
Illustrator and Digital Graphics II (Effective winter 2023)
3

SIXTH SEMESTER

CREDITS

FAS3365
Interactive Fashion Communication
3
FIN3302
Corporate Finance
3
ENG3316
The Confident Writer
3
Business Elective**
6

SEVENTH SEMESTER

CREDITS

Fashion Elective
3
English Elective
3
Science Elective
3
Liberal Arts Elective
3
Free Elective (Effective through fall 2022)
3
FAS4110
Fashion Innovation & Digital Transformation (Effective winter 2023)
3

EIGHTH SEMESTER

CREDITS

BUS4483
Internship
3
FAS4475
Fashion Innovation Capstone
3
Social Science Elective
3
Liberal Arts Elective
3
Free Elective
3

*This program also requires students to obtain specific supplies, the cost of which totals approximately $89.00. Detailed, itemized information describing the required supplies and listing typical prices for each such item is available at BerkeleyStore.

Business Electives must be selected from the Larry L. Luing School of Business courses.

**Must be at the 3000 or 4000 level and must be selected from the Larry L. Luing School of Business courses.

NOTE: 12 credits of Liberal Arts Electives must be at the 3000/4000 level. Six credits of Fashion Electives must be at the 3000/4000 level. 


Under certain circumstances the need to take developmental College Skills courses may lengthen the time required to complete the student’s program, and may result in increased costs to a student.

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