USC Marshall School of Business | Groups


MRMA provides a platform for the MBA students at Marshall to explore careers and trends unique to the retail industry through continual networking with executives, alumni, professors, and students engaged in the retail community.

MRMA collaborates with other Marshall clubs like the Graduate Marketing Association, High Tech Association, and Entrepreneur and Venture Management Association to provide students with a holistic view of the retail industry and to highlight the wide array of opportunities available to MBAs.


Support students interested in exploring and pursuing retail focused careers.

  • Introduce students interested in marketing, technology, strategy, finance, operations, and other functions to diverse functions in the retail industry.
  • Provide relevant networking opportunities with retail professionals and like-minded students
  • Strengthen relationships within various types of retail industries, including fashion, tech & consumer electronics, food & beverage, etc.
  • Establish and maintain communication between faculty, students, and retail-focused alumni
  • Provide career development preparation, including interview skills, resume prep and mentorship