El Centro College offers three Fashion Marketing Programs through its Business and Public Service Division:
Fashion Marketing – Associate in Applied Sciences Degree
This two-year program is designed for those interested in careers related to fashion wholesaling and retailing. Students explore merchandising, buying, textiles, display, advertising and computer applications in the fashion industry. Emphasis is placed on cooperative work experience which give the student necessary preparation and experience needed for an entry-level position.
Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representative Certificate The Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representative Certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level sales and customer service positions in apparel, accessories, cosmetics, and home fashions. All of the courses for this certificate are applicable to the Fashion Marketing Associate Degree.
Visual Merchandising Assistant Certificate
This certificate program is designed to prepare students for career opportunities as retail wholesale coordinators and visual display associates in a variety of fashion settings.