Sales and Merchandising

Associate of Applied Science in Sales and Merchandising

Trains you in fundamental and advanced selling techniques, customer service techniques, sales channels and the principles of sales supervision.

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Degree Information

Sales and Merchandising (AAS)

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Employment Opportunities

Our sales and merchandising program prepares you for employment in selling at all levels of distribution and merchandising and middle management areas of retailing. Upon graduation, you will be prepared for occupations such as:

  • Salesperson (auto, insurance, real estate, etc.)
  • Sales manager
  • Wholesale manager
  • Retail salesperson
  • Departmental manager
  • Fashion coordinator
  • Buyer
  • Sales promotion manager
  • Personnel director


What You’ll Learn

  • Fundamental and advanced selling techniques
  • Retail, wholesale and direct selling
  • Preparation and execution of sales demonstrations
  • Sales channels
  • Customer service
  • Sales negotiation
  • Supervisory skills

We also list job opportunities provided by Alan E. Hall Center for Sales Excellence corporate partners, along with other businesses and organizations. 

Current Job Opportunities