Are you interested in fashion, sales, and buying? Or, opening your own store or online business? Do you want a career that can grow with your interests? Turn these interests into hirable skills by earning your degree in retailing and consumer sciences at the University of Arizona.
Why Major in Retailing and Consumer Sciences?
The retailing and consumer sciences major at the University of Arizona offers a diverse plan of study. If numbers are your thing, then taking courses such as Retail Math will give you a skillset for buying and management. If you like processes, then Supply Chain will get you employed, especially overseas. And if your true love is marketing, then the Omnichannel course will introduce you to the wide variety of ways that product is sold.
With more than four decades of industry internship and career placement success, our major is a gateway to careers in merchandising, management, marketing, supply chain, fashion, sales, and more. It also offers a solid foundation for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Networking with successful alumni, executives, recruiters, and other professionals will allow you to explore numerous possibilities for a career that suits your interests. Networking happens in the classroom, as well as through outside activities such as student trips and workshops. Be noticed and coached by the best!
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