The Fashion Minor consists of 6 classes
RCSC 204*: Fashion Consumer and the Economy (3 units)
FCSC 215: Introduction to Fashion Retailing (3 units)
FCSC 225: Starting a Fashion Business (3 units)
FCSC 333**: Fashion E-tailing and Customer Management (3 units)
FCSC 335: Fashion Forecasting and Research Trends (3 units)
FCSC 435: Society Culture and Fashion Relationships (3 units)
The classes are offered online during the summer for your convenience and the minor is designed to be completed in two summers.
You will need to complete all three 200 level courses (RCSC 204, FCSC 215 and FCSC 225) before taking the upper division courses.
How to Declare the Fashion Minor
If you want to apply for the minor, you must first take the mastery quiz here:
which is followed by the online application.
Note: Your University of Arizona GPA needs to be a 2.0 or higher in order to declare the fashion minor. The classes are only offered online in the summer and are on a first come first served basis through UAccess. You must complete the three lower division courses: RCSC 204, FCSC 215 and FCSC 225 in order to enroll in the upper division classes which are FCSC 333, FCSC 335 and FCSC 435.
If you have taken fashion classes at a different institution please email Meredith V. Parker with the syllabus and the class.
If you have additional questions please feel free to contact Meredith V. Parker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*RCSC 204 may also be offered in the winter session.
** FCSC 333 is being offered online in winter 2013; since we are testing this class out for the first time this winter if a student has completed at least one lower division course in the fashion minor they will be allowed to register for FCSC 333 during the 2013 winter session of FCSC 333.