Penn Foster College Launches Fashion Merchandising Associate Degree Program

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ — Penn Foster College, one of the nation’s largest online colleges, has launched a new Fashion Merchandising Associate Degree Program.

The new Fashion Merchandising Associate Degree Program covers the many functional areas of fashion merchandising including fashion promotion, textiles, retail management, marketing, buying, and merchandising.

Upon completing the program, students will have the necessary skills to seek employment in the fields of merchandising, sales management, marketing, e-commerce, and retailing.

Penn Foster College has more than 34,000 active online students worldwide. Students study independently and, in many cases, more quickly than a traditional college. The college is ideal for those who have family and employment obligations.

Penn Foster College is nationally accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council and licensed by the Arizona State Board of Private Postsecondary Education. To learn more go to

About Penn Foster

Penn Foster College, Penn Foster Career School, and Penn Foster High School are part of Penn Foster Inc., a global leader in online education.  For more than 117 years, Penn Foster has been providing career training programs in the fields of health care, business, technology, automotive technology, and select trades. Nationally and regionally accredited Penn Foster High School serves more than 40,000 online students seeking individual courses or a complete diploma program. Penn Foster Career School ( and Penn Foster High School ( are headquartered in Scranton, PA, with regional offices in Montreal, Canada.

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