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Certificate in Merchandising

A thorough understanding of the added value, best practices and techniques of sales promotion in today’s rapidly changing market place is critical to a company’s success within its retail relationships in everything from development of brand identity to communication of product value and availability. This certificate will cover the broad range of sales promotion fundamentals and tools, and will present both time tested and cutting edge approaches to the creation, development and implementation of successful programs.

Certificate Requirements

This certificate requires the successful completion of two courses:

Required Courses

SCS 2119 Tools & Fundamentals of Retail Merchandising
SCS 2117 Creating Consumer-Oriented Merchandising Programs

Note: Students have one year from the start date of their first course to complete the certificate.

Upon completion of your certificate requirements, you must request your certificate by submitting a Certificate Request Form. Click here to complete the form online.