Our graduate-level programs are competitive and in high demand.

You will be, too.

Earn your MS in Consumer, Apparel, and Retail Studies at UNCG.

We create highly-demanded leaders and business professionals ready for the apparel industry.

If you envision yourself in a career which will challenge and reward you, look no further. We will help you develop and refine the academic, experiential, and networking skills you’ll need to reach your goal.

Our graduates currently work as merchandisers, marketers, buyers, and product developers for organizations large and small across North Carolina and the around the world. A large percentage of our students come from different parts of the globe such as Taiwan, Thailand, Korea, India, South America, and Canada. Their world perspective becomes part of classroom learning and discussion, which is just one of the ways you’ll develop your global. industry outlook.

If you want to make yourself a top candidate for the highest-level positions within an organization, a Master of Science in Retail Studies is an outstanding investment in your future, remaining a tremendous asset for steady advancement throughout your career.

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