Palomar College Fashion Merchandising & Design

Fashion is one of the largest, most well-established industries in California. An education in Fashion serves the individual by providing background necessary for these careers throughout California and the United States.

Palomar’s Fashion Program provides appropriate education to meet the needs of this vast industry with Certificates and A.S. Degrees leading to potential transfer to Baccalaureate institutions.

Palomar has four areas of emphasis at the present time:

Fashion Degrees and Certificates

  • Fashion Buying and Management
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fashion Visual Merchandising

The Fashion program provides an environment which promotes critical thinking, creativity, multicultural awareness, sensitivity to various learning styles,and an understanding of social, organizational, and technological systems.  See More About Us.

Below is the recommended sequence of classes that should be taken in order, however the 2-Year Course Offerings guide will be available shortly. 

Design Program

1st Semester2nd Semester3rd Semester4th Semester
Fash 100Fash 110Fash 141Fash 145
Fash 105Fash 136Fash 130Fash 149
Fash 195Fash 175Fash 148
Fash 135Fash 139

Merchandising Program

1st Semester2nd Semester3rd Semester 4th Semester
FallSpring FallSpring
Fash 100Fash 110Fash 148Fash 126
Fash 105Fash 175Fash 130Fash120
Fash 195Fash 125Fash 115