Please note, for the academic year beginning in fall 2019, the Fashion Business and Design degree will be part of the exciting new Art and Design program. While having a common core, the program will allow for emphases in Digital Art, Fashion Business and Design, Game Design, Graphic Design, and Web & User Experience. Please check back here in mid-April for updated details on this exciting new opportunity, or reach out to Dr. James Hutson for more information.
The BS in Fashion Business and Entrepreneurship from Lindenwood University provides a diverse and thorough education to students who are interested in making their career in the fashion industry.
You'll not only learn how to bring the latest styles and trends to the runway. You'll also learn how to manage a successful business built in the fashion industry with the managerial and economic skills to thrive as an entrepreneur.
About the Fashion Business and Entrepreneurship Bachelor of Science Degree
When you study fashion and the fashion business, you will learn many facets of the industry. These include the principals of financial accounting, macroeconomics, finance, and management as well as business law, global business and society, advertising and promotional strategy, statistics, pricing strategy and negotiation, computer-aided design and history of the fashion industry as well as other courses in on online-hybrid setting.
What can I do with a bachelor's degree in Fashion Business and Entrepreneurship?
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2015 median income of a fashion designer is $63,670 per year. There are about 23,100 current job openings in the field and growth is expected to continue at about 3 percent a year.