Do you ever wonder what encourages a customer to shop in one store rather than another? It's a coordinated effort that includes marketing, merchandising, store design and visual merchandising. As an essential component of the fashion business, visual merchandising is the tool or language that retailers use to communicate with the customer.
Four-year degree program
Through the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Visual Merchandising degree, you are exposed to an in-depth analysis of the retail store environment. You're introduced to the principles, philosophies and technologies through first-hand exploration and hands-on classroom experimentation.
LIM Students Attend International Media Conference
LIM College Visual Merchandising students Joelle Wickner, Frances Mamiye, and Marissa Nanarone attended the PromaxBDA Media Conference in Manhattan as guests of Mark Valentine, Creative Director & Co-Owner of Anatomy Media Inc.
Students attended an awards ceremony, a leadership panel, and a session on re-inventing global marketing.
In addition, LIM students received professional feedback during a Student Creative Portfolio Review session.
In the Visual Merchandising program, you use mannequins, forms, props and the latest software to experiment with design and technique. This intensive program prepares you for a chellenging, but rewarding career as a visual merchandiser.
The Visual Merchandising Department at LIM College offers you the opportunity to study with experienced industry leaders and innovators. Our professors include visual merchandising directors, window directors, writers and designers. They expose you to an in-depth analysis of the retail store environment and merchandise presentation techniques and prepare you for success in the field.