Apparel Merchandising and Management

Apparel Merchandising and Management

Industry Recognition

The AMM degree is one of 13 colleges that has been recognized by the industry trade association AAFA.

View our rankings amongst other fashion merchandising colleges.

  • 28 nationally (top 15% of schools considered)
  • #20 nationally among public schools and colleges
  • #4 in the West
  • AMM is the highest rated fashion merchandising program at a public school in California on all 3 lists.

Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) is located in the foothills adjacent to the beautiful San Gabriel mountains just 30 miles east of Los Angeles.

The 1500 acre campus, is wrapped on all sides with green space, and is home to the Kellogg Arabian Horse Center.  

Our 28,000 students, benefit from a tradition of learn-by doing, inclusion, and small class settings.  Their experience at CPP equips them for personal and professional success. 

The US News & World Report consistently recognizes Cal Poly Pomona as among the best and most innovative undergraduate universities in the western United States.  

CPP is also recognized elsewhere in the national media as being among the best value universities and as having the highest economic impact on its graduates.

Graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Apparel Merchandising and Management with an option in

  • Apparel Design and Production, or
  • Fashion Retailing, or
  • Textiles

Follow this link for B. S. degree information on:

  • Curriculum (course) requirements
  • Course descriptions
  • Order to take courses (roadmaps)
  • Minor in AMM (Footwear, Fashion Merchandising)


Visit the Student and Faculty Success page to read about:

  • student scholarship and award winners, entrepreneurs and alumni
  • faculty achievements

It’s all about Learn-By-Doing in every aspect of Apparel Production and Fashion Retailing. Follow this link for information on:

  • Hands-on learning
  • Senior capstone micro-businesses
  • Undergraduate research
  • And much more

Read about AMM Alumni Success