Texas Tech University

Retail Management


The supervised internship program in the senior year provides an important foundation for career placement. More than 85% of students accept career positions in the company where they intern. There are many exciting career opportunities for graduates with a merchandising degree in executive management, international trade, e-commerce, corporate buying, merchandise analysis, product development, wholesale and retail consulting, and sales representation.

Retail Management Internships

  • Academy Sports + Outdoors (category management)
  • Banana Republic (sales management)
  • BCBG (retail sales)
  • Blaine Bowen (social media intern)
  • Broadmoor Resort and Hotel (pro shop operations)
  • Buckle (sales management)
  • Dillard's (sales management)
  • Drest (retail sales)
  • Four Seasons Resort and Club (pro shop operations)
  • Hastings Entertainment (assistant buyer)
  • Horseshoe Bay Resort (pro shop operations)
  • Macy's (retail sales)
  • Malouf's (sales management)
  • Megan Freedman Showroom (NYC)
  • Nation Design (NYC showroom)
  • Nordstrom (sales management)
  • Paper City (magazine)
  • Riffraff (corporate)
  • Ross Stores Corporate (buyer intern)
  • Sports Clips (market intern)
  • Stephen Joseph (assistant to design coordinator)
  • Suit Supply (sales/business)
  • Vionic Group (showroom)
  • Wal-Mart Corporate (category management)
  • Zappos (buyer's assistant)