Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences (B.S.F.C.S.) Major in Fashion Merchandising

Minimum required: 120 semester hours

General Requirements

  1. A Minor in Business Administration is required for this degree. Courses for the minor in Business Administration are included in the following degree plan.
  2. Majors are required to take specialized courses in Fashion Merchandising including culture and consumer behavior, textiles, textile product analysis, fashion buying principles, fashion merchandising, fashion history, fashion merchandising administration, fashion economics, and fashion promotional strategies.
  3. Majors participate in an internship in a related area.
  4. If two years of the same modern language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of modern language taken in high school, then two semesters of the same modern language (1410 and 1420) must be taken at the college level, and the requirement will be added to the student's degree audit.

  5. Majors must pass all required Fashion Merchandising courses with a “C” or higher.

Course Requirements

FM 13303
FM 13323
FM 23353
COMM 13103
ENG 13103
ENG 13203
US 11001
HIST 13103
MATH 1315 or 13193
POSI 23103
FM 23303
FM 23363
ECO 23013
ACC 23013
HIST 13203
Life and Physical Sciences6
POSI 23203
Select one of the following:3
PHIL 1305 or 13203
FM 33303
FM 33323
FM 33343
FM 3335 or 33363
Social and Behavioral Sciences3
MC 3343 or 33673
ENG Literature3
Department electives9
FM 43013
FM 43343
FM 43313
FM 43383
FM 43393
FCS 43473
Select four of the following (Business Minor):12
Total Hours: 120