Certificate in Retail Leadership

This certificate program, designed for people working in the retail industry, combines leadership, style, trends, and strategy to focus on key areas of the industry including:

  • retail store management
  • retail operations and strategy
  • in-store visual merchandising
  • retail store leadership

The certificate is also designed to help individuals wishing to enter the retail industry reach their career goals.

The program requires two core courses, and 12.0 - 14.0 credits of electives chosen from a list of courses.

Required Courses
DSMR 231Retail Principles3.0
DSMR 232Retail Merchandise Planning4.0
Select four of the following:12.0-14.0
Customer Service Theory and Practice
Foundations in Creativity
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Introduction to Marketing Management
Creative Studies in the World Wide Web
Career & Professional Development
Power of Retail Brands
Applied In-Store Visual Strategies
Retail Leadership Capstone
Total Credits19.0-21.0

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