The Master of Science in Design, Housing and Merchandising, option in Merchandising,
builds your skill set through applied coursework that focuses on integrating theory
and research in the field. A master’s degree is an industry-recognized professional
qualification that can help you advance your career in business or prepare you for teaching in higher education.
Our industry-based curricula is taught by nationally recognized faculty in fully equipped
design studios and classrooms. The master’s program requires 30 credit hours for completion and a traditional research thesis.
Course topics for the master’s degree include:
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