General Notice

LIM College will be closed on Friday, July 29 and will reopen Monday, August 1. Summer Fashion Lab is not affected and will follow its usual Friday schedule.

concentrations

Further tailor your major to match your interests with one of the concentrations offered by LIM College. A concentration is available for any major and increases your focus on an area of study.

 
IMPORTANT: Each Concentration requires no less than 3 courses (2 of 3 must be completed through LIM College).
Courses specifically required for your major do NOT count towards your concentration.
Pre-requisite requirements can be found in the academic catalog.

2016-2017 DEGREE CONCENTRATIONS

4-number codes refer to the new course code system -- as of 2015-2016 academic year. 3-number codes refer to the numbering system from 2014-15 and earlier
(New Course Number / Old Course Number)

Cosmetics

  • FASH 2115 / FASH 260 Intro to Cosmetics and Fragrance Industries
  • FASH 2719 / FASH 261 Cosmetics Marketing and Promotion
  • FASH 2116 / FASH 267 The Secret World of Scent   [Retired Requirement: FASH 263 Managing the Cosmetic Process]

Digital Business Strategy

Choose three (3) of the following:
  • EMRK 3315 / MRKT 304 E-Commerce
  • EMRK 3417 / MRKT 345 Social Media & Mobile Marketing
  • EMRK 3415  / MRKT 333 Interactive and Internet Marketing
  • FASH 2714 / MNGT 325 Omni Channel Retail
  • EMRK 3614 / MRKT 370 Mobile App Development: Concept to Digital Reality
  • EMRK 2725 / FASH 259 Fashion Communications in a Digital Age
  • ENGL 2328 / ACOM 284 New Media: Writing, Editing, Visuals 

Entrepreneurship

Choose three (3) of the following:
  • BUSN 2710 / MNGT 219 Entrepreneurship
  • EMRK 3315 / MRKT 304 E-Commerce
  • FASH 2714 / MNGT 325 Omni Channel Retail
  • MNGT 2715 / MNGT 220 Managing the Fashion Enterprise
  • BUSN 3315 / MNGT 229 Corporate Entrepreneurship

Event Planning

Must complete the following two (2) courses:
  • FASH 2401 / FASH 225 Event Planning Essentials
  • FASH 3401 / FASH 226 Advanced Event Planning & Design
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • MRKT 3316 / MRKT 308 Public Relations
  • MRKT 2717 / MRKT 315 Services Marketing 

Fashion Media

  • FASH ---- Creative Computing
  • ENGL 2328 New Media: Writing, Editing, Visuals
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • FASH ---- Video Production & Editing
  • FASH 2415  / FASH 245 Fashion Writing
  • FASH 2414  / FASH 220 Fashion Magazines
  • MRKT 2724 / FASH 253 Media Communications in the Fashion Industry
  • EMRK 3417 / MRKT 345 Social Media & Mobile Marketing
  • EMRK 3415  / MRKT 333 Interactive and Internet Marketing

Fashion Merchandising

not for Fashion Merchandising majors

Must complete all three (3) courses:
  • FASH 2250 / FASH 270 Textiles
  • FASH 2350 / FASH 290 CAD for Merchandising
  • FASH 3250 / FASH 315 Product Development & Merchandising

Fashion Publishing

Must complete the following two (2) courses:

  • FASH 2414  / FASH 220 Fashion Magazines
  • FASH 2415  / FASH 245 Fashion Writing
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • ENGL 2328 / ACOM 284 New Media: Writing, Editing, Visuals   [Retired Requirement: ACOM 215 News Reporting & Writing]
  • EMRK 3417 / MRKT 345 Social Media & Mobile Marketing
  • FASH 2210 / FASH 205 Fashion Forecasting
  • FASH 2714 / MRKT 205 Integrated Marketing Communications   [Retired Requirement: MRKT 203 Advertising]
  • MRKT 3316 / MRKT 308 Public Relations
  • FASH 2114 / FASH 227 Cultural Connections to Fashion

Home Fashions

Must complete the following two (2) courses:
  • FASH 1510 / FASH 258 Home Fashions
  • MRKT 1580 Home Fashions Marketing
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • ACOM 2214 / ACOM 219 Decorative Arts
  • FASH 2315 / FASH 240 Fashion Styling Essentials
  • FASH 2114 / FASH 227 Cultural Connections to Fashion

International Business

not for International Business majors

Must complete the following one (1) course:
  • BUSN 2010 / MNGT 250 International Business
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • MNGT 3350 / MNGT 310 Global Management
  • MRKT 3350 / MRKT 318 Global Markets
  • FASH 3510 / MNGT 218 Global Retailing
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • BUSN 3620 / MFTC 325 International Trade Issues
  • SOCI 2215 / ACOM 240 International Relations
  • SOCI 2515 World Religions
  • MNGT 3410 / MNGT 380 Strategic Marketing Management in Emerging Markets

International Marketing

Must complete the following one (1) course:
  • MRKT 3350 / MRKT 318 Global Markets
Plus Choose two (2) of the following:
  • MNGT 3350 / MNGT 310 Global Management
  • BUSN 2010 / MNGT 250 International Business
  • MNGT 3410 / MNGT 380 Strategic Marketing Management in Emerging Markets
  • FASH 3510 / MNGT 218 Global Retailing (International Retail)
  • STSA 3210 / FASH 208 Cross Cultural Analysis
  • LANG 1511 / ACOM 271 Conv. Spanish I OR LANG 1512 / ACOM 272 Conv. Spanish II OR LANG 2510 / ACOM 390 Adv. Language Topics: Spanish or LANG 1521 / ACOM 278 Conv. Italian I OR LANG 1522 / ACOM 279 Conv. Italian II OR LANG 2520 / ACOM 390 Adv. Language Topics: Italian OR LANG 1531 / ACOM 291 Conv. French I OR LANG 1532 / ACOM 292 Conv. French II OR LANG 2530 / ACOM 390 Adv. Language Topics: French

Responsible Business Practices

Choose three (3) of the following courses:
  • BUSN 2716 / MNGT 230 Corporate Social Responsibility
  • MRKT 3314 / MRKT 206 Cause Marketing
  • NTSC 2150 / ACOM 330 Environmental Studies
  • BUSN ---- Corporate Social Responsibility Elective (new)
  • FASH 1614 / FASH 207 Sustainability Style in the Fashion Industry

Retail and Merchandise Management

Choose three (3) of the following:
  • FASH 2560 / MNGT 215 Buying and Merchandise Math
  • FASH 3515  / MNGT 317Advanced Buying & Planning
  • FASH 3510 / MNGT 218 Global Retailing (International Retail)
  • FASH 2714 / MNGT 325 Omni Channel Retail
  • MRKT 2710 / MRKT 204 Consumer Behavior

Styling

Must complete all three (3) courses:
  • FASH 2315 / FASH 240 Fashion Styling Essentials
  • FASH 3310 / FASH 246 Advanced Fashion Styling
  • FASH 3330 / FASH 248 Creative Direction & the Business of Fashion Styling

Visual Merchandising

not for Visual Merchandising majors

Must complete the following two (2) courses:
  • VMER 1510 / VMER 110 Color & Design
  • VMER 2601 / VMER 120 Display Graphics
Plus Choose one (1) of the following:
  • VMER 2710 / VMER 250 Visual Presentation
  • VMER 2610 / VMER 240 Drawing Design Studio
  • VMER 3014 / VMER 201 Fashion Photography