Fashion Merchandising and Design

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The Family and Consumer Sciences Department offers a concentration in Fashion Merchandising and Design as part of the B.S. in Family and Consumer Sciences degree program. The concentration prepares students for careers in the exciting fashion world including: design, advertising and promotion, manufacturing and sourcing, and distribution and retailing.  The program emphasizes the contemporary and historical ways of meeting the economic, physiological, aesthetic, psychological, and sociological needs of consumers relative to fashion and textile product.

Career Opportunities 

  • Fashion Designer
  • Fashion Coordinator
  • Stylist
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Merchandise Buyer
  • Sourcing Analyst
  • Retail Manager
  • Production Engineer
  • Sales Representative

FACS Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 
9:00am - noon
1:00pm - 4:00pm


California State University Sacramento
Mariposa Hall - Room 3000
6000 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95819-6053
Phone: (916) 278-6393
Fax: (916) 278-7520

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Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) is part of the California State University, Sacramento College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies

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