Nov 29, 2023  
2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Business of Fashion, MPS

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The Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in The Business of Fashion allows students with previous fashion industry experience the ability to build their own degree, tailoring their course of study to meet their individual needs and goals. Working under the direction of a graduate advisor, students in the program choose courses from among LIM’s current MPS programs in Fashion Merchandising & Retail Management, Fashion Marketing, Global Fashion Supply Chain Management, and other existing MPS elective courses. Students with an undergraduate major in a fashion related field plus 2 years of post-graduate fashion industry experience OR students with a minimum of 5 years post graduate fashion industry experience are eligible to apply for this degree. All students in the program will be required to complete MPSX 700 Influencing Organizations or MPSB 608 Internship in The Business of Fashion; at minimum one course covering global issues in the fashion industry; and MPSB 609 Capstone in The Business of Fashion. This program can be completed face-to-face or fully online.

Registered HEGIS Code 0599

(Total credits: 30)


For MS or MPS degree students, a minimum of 24 credits must be completed at LIM College.

Career Success Track

The Graduate Studies Program offers a Career Success Track. All students will have the option to enroll in the exciting new “Career Success Track” which consists of 3 career courses, all of which are aimed at preparing students to recognize, understand, and secure their career goals.

Required Courses

Global Pathway to Fashion Program

Students enrolled in the Global Pathway to Fashion Program will complete the following:

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