Office of the Registrar

Undergraduate Catalog

2015-16 First edition, July 2015

Department of Merchandising and Fashion Design


  • Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education – Family and Consumer Sciences (BSEd, MSEd)
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation – Family and Consumer Sciences (BSEd, MSEd)

Mission statement

The Department of Merchandising and Fashion Design provides education, scholarship, and service in the areas of human services and professional career education. Its vision centers on the study of merchandizing and clothing as they relate to the physical, social, psychological, economic, aesthetic, and cultural perspectives of persons in the global community.