The Fashion Design, Manufacturing, and Merchandising Pathway can lead to careers from clothing designer to professional shopper. Few careers offer the opportunities, creativity, and versatility of the fashion world. From small entrepreneur to large manufacturer, rewarding jobs in fashion exist in most communities. Students in this pathway will gain in-depth knowledge of the fashion industry, including fashion history, textiles and textile production, apparel merchandising, and garment construction.

Careers/Career Areas:

  • Fashion Designers
  • Pattern Makers
  • Fashion Illustrators/Photographers
  • Visual Merchandisers
  • Fashion Buyers
  • Sales Associates
  • Fashion Advisors
  • Seamstress/Alterations
  • Showroom Assistants
  • Stylists

Programs of Study

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Fashion Design Fashion Design, Manufacturing, and Merchandising Pathway
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