What can I do with my MARKETING degree?

What can I do with my MARKETING degree?

Employers of Marketing Majors

  • Department Stores & Other Retailers
  • Government Agencies
  • Service Industries
  • Banks & Other Financial Institutions
  • Insurance Agencies
  • Healthcare Organizations
  • Educational Institutions
  • Nonprofit Agencies
  • Actuaries
  • Travel Industry
  • Manufacturing Firms
  • Distribution Centers
  • Public Transit
  • Advertising & Public Relations Agencies
  • Marketing Research Firms

Related Occupations for Marketing Majors

Some of these occupations may require additional education at Graduate or Professional schools. For information on qualifications and career specifics consult the Occupational Outlook Handbook or other career resources. Also, take advantage of career counseling offered by the Center for Student Excellence.

Account Executive National Account Representative
Brand Manager Packaging Specialist
Buyer Physical Distribution Advertising Executive
Comparison Shopper Consultant Product Analyst
Copywriter Product Manager
Department Manager Product/Service Management
Direct Mail Specialist Property Manager
Distribution Manager Public Relations Specialist or Manager
District/Regional/National Sales Manager Research Director or Analyst
Field Work Director Sales Agent
Internet Marketing Specialist Sales Manager
Inventory Control Analyst Sales Representative
Lobbyist Specialty Advertising Manager
Market Research Interviewer Statistician
Marketing Planner Store Manager
Media Buyer/Manager Telemarketing Representative
Merchandise Buyer V.P. of Sales


Preparing for a Job in Marketing

  1. Develop good communication and interpersonal skills.
  2. Obtain sales experience.
  3. Develop and be able to sustain high energy level.
  4. Acquire computer knowledge and in inventory control procedures.
  5. Consider taking additional courses in finance, accounting, or economics


Program Overview   Contact Information
Marketing   Department of Marketing and Finance
    College of Business
    On Campus: Garrett Hall, Room 74
    Telephone: 985-549-2277

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