Skip to Main Content
Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department
Training Program Summary
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management
A program that focuses on product and service promotion from the perspective of individual and family consumers and that prepares individuals to function as consumer management and marketing consultants in for-profit and non-profit enterprises. Includes instruction in applied market research; consumer behavior; product sourcing and distribution; profitability; customer feedback and evaluation methods; promotion and retailing campaign development; and applications to specific domestic and international consumer markets.
 
Training Providers for Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management in California
Provider Name
Program Name
Grossmont College Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management 
San Marcos Unified School District Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management 

Occupations for Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management in California
Occupation TitleEstimated Year - Projected YearEmploymentEmployment Change Minimum Educational Requirement View Video
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
Marketing Managers2014 - 202433,30040,6007,30021.9 Work experience, plus bachelor`s or higher degree
Sales Managers2014 - 202467,70076,4008,70012.9 Work experience, plus bachelor`s or higher degree  
Marketing Managers2014 - 202433,30040,6007,30021.9 Work experience, plus bachelor`s or higher degree
Sales Managers2014 - 202467,70076,4008,70012.9 Work experience, plus bachelor`s or higher degree  
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*2014 - 202481,100107,30026,20032.3 Master`s degree
Retail Sales Supervisors2014 - 2024148,300156,6008,3005.6 Work experience in a related occupation
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists*2014 - 202481,100107,30026,20032.3 Master`s degree
Retail Sales Supervisors2014 - 2024148,300156,6008,3005.6 Work experience in a related occupation