Bachelor Degree Fashion Merchandising Liberty University
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online*, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Jan 15, 2024
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Make Your Mark on the Fashion Industry with Liberty’s Online Bachelor’s in Fashion Merchandising

Do you want to reach the fashion industry with your creative ideas? At Liberty University, you can earn your Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising degree online to get the knowledge, skills, and experience you need to pursue a career in the world of fashion.

With a degree in fashion merchandising, you can develop your creative skills while gaining the practical tools needed to shine in this competitive industry. With the training you receive in this degree, you could use your expertise to work as a merchandiser or manager in high fashion stores and boutiques. You can help businesses give their customers the most exciting, cutting-edge products. Or you could even be a stylist for high-end clientele like celebrities and politicians. The possibilities are endless.

The fashion industry needs people like you who are excited and passionate about the field. Our degree in fashion merchandising can help you obtain the tools you need to be a successful fashion professional.

*Some exclusions apply. Please refer to our exclusions page for more information.

Why Choose Liberty University’s Fashion Merchandising Degree?

When you choose to earn your degree from Liberty University, you can study with confidence. You’ll know that you’re getting real-life experience, courses that meet accreditation requirements, and professional faculty members who partner with you for success. With the merchandising, marketing, and fashion skills you’ll learn in this degree, you can do more than just design fashion products – you can help get these creative products into the hands of avid consumers.

Our professors are professionals in the fashion field with years of experience and degrees in related areas. They’re excited about the opportunity to mentor, guide, and teach you throughout your academic journey with us.

Plus, with our flexible online fashion merchandising degree, you can learn the skills you need without commuting to a physical campus. But studying online doesn’t mean losing in-person training. In this degree, you’ll complete an internship in your area that can help give you the real-world experience you need to be career-ready upon graduation. With a flexible course format and hands-on experience, you can prepare to enter the field with confidence.

What Will You Learn in Our Fashion Merchandising Degree?

Liberty’s fashion merchandising online courses can help provide the training you need to pursue a fashion merchandising career. You will take foundational courses that are essential to understanding the basics of fashion as well as the business and management side of the industry.

Through this program, you will study fashion design, practical family and consumer science, and general education content. You will also gain a foundation in business that can help you succeed in the fashion industry. You’ll learn about marketing, economics, and psychology in the fashion industry. You’ll also take courses that will teach you how to use software and tools needed for design.

With the required internship and capstone at the end of the program, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and demonstrate your expertise. These courses can help establish you as an expert and help give you the background you need to break into the fashion industry.

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Degree Information
Military Benefits
Admission Requirements

Highlights of Our Fashion Merchandising Degree

  • We are recognized by multiple institutions for our academic quality, affordability, and accessibility. Our commitment to excellence also helped us rank in the top 10% of’s best online schools in America. Earning your online B.S. in Fashion Merchandising degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
  • Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.
  • To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!
  • Gain hands-on experience through the required fashion merchandising internship.
  • Show your skills and impress future employers with your capstone project.

Fashion Merchandising Degree Information

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Career Opportunities for Fashion Merchandising Graduates

  • Buyer
  • Retail manager
  • Sales representative
  • Stylist
  • Visual display specialist

Online B.S. in Fashion Merchandising Degree Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

Admission Requirements for Online Undergraduate Degrees

Applicants must have a 2.0 or above cumulative GPA for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions-related information.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form**
  • High School Self-Certification form and official high school transcripts within first 12 credit hours
  • Proof of English proficiency (for applicants whose native language is other than English)

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during Financial Check-In. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.


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