Retail Merchandising

Retail Merchandising

In our Retail Merchandising Program, you will learn about the impacts of design throughout the retail process—from the design of products and services, to distribution systems, selling spaces, and disposal processes. As one of the only retail programs in the nation located within a design college, you will develop crucial skills in design thinking, visual literacy, creative problem solving, leadership, and business analysis. Students studying retail merchandising find careers as business analysts, buyers, product development coordinators, visual merchandisers, and more.

Student Work

Undergraduate Degrees

Graduate Degrees

Design Graduate Program


Learn more about studying retail merchandising at the University of Minnesota on the Retail Merchandising Website.