Fall River has a general population of 91,938 and an overall student population of 9,601. Approximately 8,767 of Fall River's students are enrolled in schools that offer fashion merchandising programs.
Bristol Community College is the largest fashion merchandising school in Fall River, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Bristol Community College with credentials in fashion merchandising.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a fashion merchandising certificate from one of Fall River's fashion merchandising schools. In 2009 tuition at fashion merchandising schools in Fall River was $3,578 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for fashion merchandising related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a fashion merchandiser in Fall River, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 fashion merchandisers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Fall River area. By the year 2018, the number of fashion merchandisers is expected to decrease by -3% in Fall River. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion merchandisers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion merchandiser in Fall River is $21,570 per year, which is lower than the average for fashion merchandisers state-wide.