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Apparel and Textiles with specialization in Merchandising

Kansas State University

12 months
Duration
21524 USD/year
11856 USD/year
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About

The Merchandising master's degree program at Kansas State University is designed to provide merchandising knowledge that relates to consumer behavior, product design and development, issues in global trade and retail systems, professional leadership development and retail practice, theory and management.

Overview

Upon completion of the Merchandising program at Kansas State University, students will be able to demonstrate a global-centric perspective that articulates the interconnectedness of cultural, economic, political, social and environmental systems.

 They will be able to assimilate and evaluate knowledge of and critical thinking related to consumers, technology, current and future trends, product development and distribution, the research process, the strategic planning process, ethics and social responsibility.

The program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA).

Career

K-State compiles post-graduation employment information. That information and other career assistance information can be found on the K-State Career Center website.

Graduates of the merchandising master's program may work in areas such as:

  • product development
  • promotions
  • retail management

Accreditation

Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The merchandising master's degree is offered through the Department of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design in the College of Human Ecology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Advancement in Merchandising
  • Theory and Practice of Apparel/Textile Marketing and Distribution
  • Promotional Strategies in Merchandising
  • International Merchandise Management
  • Financial Merchandising Implications
  • Strategic Merchandising
  • Strategic Economic Analysis of Apparel and Textile Industries
  • Apparel and Textile Product Development
  • Consumers in the Apparel and Textile Market
  • Research Methods in Apparel and Textiles

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students: Applications are accepted year around

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

To qualify for admission into the merchandising master’s degree, students must have already completed or meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 3.0 GPA in the final two years or approximately the last 60 credit hours

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21524 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11856 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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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