M.Sc. Online

Merchandising Online

University of North Texas

12 months
567 USD/credit 17010 USD/year
567 USD/credit 17010 USD/year
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The Master of Science degree in Merchandising Online at University of North Texas offers an integrated program of study focusing on the management of products, services, and experiences in a consumer-driven global market.


Our Merchandising Online program at University of North Texas has a 30-hour non-thesis option for students preparing to become professional leaders in global industry and a 33-hour research-focused option for those planning to be scholars in higher education.

Effective leaders are developed through core competencies including solving complex problems, generating new knowledge, communicating effectively, and creating new product and business strategies. Graduate coursework in research methods, research applications, merchandising strategies, international sourcing, and consumer theory prepares students for careers in industry or higher education.

Program Learning Objectives

Upon graduating with a Master of Science in Merchandising, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate, apply, and assess knowledge of theoretical constructs pertaining to the retail industry.
  • Demonstrate the principles of critical thinking and decision-making when evaluating complex issues within the merchandising arena.
  • Identify technical aspects of the retail industry.
  • Apply the processes involved in merchandising/retailing/digital retailing research.
  • Demonstrate professionalism, communication, and leadership skills needed for (1) managerial positions in the retail industry, and/or (2) advancement toward a terminal degree.

Programme Structure


  • Human Capital Development in Merchandising and Hospitality Management
  • Promotional Strategies 
  • Managing Customer Experiences
  • Service Excellence
  • Digital Optimization 
  • Seminar in Various Areas of Concentration (may be repeated for credit as topics vary)
  • Teaching Practicum in Merchandising and Hospitality Management
  • Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Merchandising and Hospitality Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH
  • 30-33



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Apply Texas application with the application fee paid.
  • Submit transcripts for all college courses taken.
  • Submit English Proficiency and other required documents as required for International applicants.
  • Submit resume, names of the three references (include their complete contact information) and statement of purpose to Department Coordinator.
  • NO GMAT/GRE scores are required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 567 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 567 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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