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Retail Merchandising Sales Associate

at Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 34
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program prepares students to work as salespeople in any type of retail establishment, ranging from furniture stores to major appliance outlets to clothing stores. Instruction includes courses in marketing, sales techniques, visual merchandising, store operations, and retail buying.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical, Winona 55987

Labor Market Information

  • Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers

  • Median wage: $18.46/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Demonstrators and Product Promoters

  • Median wage: $10.92/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Retail Salespersons

  • Median wage: $10.33/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Telemarketers

  • Median wage: $13.15/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Door-To-Door Sales Workers

  • Median wage: $10.84/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical
Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical
1250 Homer Road Winona, MN 55987 Toll-Free: (877) 853-8324 Local: (877) 853-8324 TTY: (507) 453-2785