The purpose of the Fashion Merchandising and Interiors major is to prepare the student to acquire the values, knowledge, and skills necessary to be proactive in the areas of human development, interior design/housing, consumer economics/management, and clothing/textiles.
Here are a few outside resources that may help further your research in the field of Fashion Merchandising and Interiors:
About the Retail Industry
National Retail Federation
Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents from the Occupational Outlook Handbook
Sales Worker Supervisors from the Occupational Outlook Handbook
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing from the Occupational Outlook Handbook