Business Management with an Option in Marketing

Associate Degree

Career Outlook

Your New Career
Marketing professionals are the driving force behind big business. As a Marketing professional, you’ll monitor trends that indicate the need for new products and services, oversee product development, and work with advertising and promotion managers to promote the firm's products and services and to attract potential users. Work for a big business or start your own firm, whatever path you choose, you'll have the skills for the job.

  • Earn your Associate Degree in Marketing at home in as little as 14 months, with appropriate transfer credit, by studying just an hour a day for your new career.
  • No experience necessary. The Associate Degree program in Marketing is designed so even beginners can learn quickly.
  • Gain administrative skills necessary to work in the field of Marketing and business environments.

Your New Career Opportunities
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, managers in Marketing can earn $108,000 per year.* The U.S. Bureau of Labor projects jobs for Marketing professionals will grow as much nearly 13% through 2018.**

After completing your program, you'll be well-prepared to begin what can be a very enjoyable and profitable career.

Your New Skills

You'll learn every important part of being a Marketing professional.

  • Learn how to identify markets, do research, and develop marketing strategies.
  • Develop pricing strategies and analyze products.
  • Learn to work with product development, sales, and advertising personnel to maximize your company’s earnings.
  • Even learn how to start your own business and be your own boss.

*All salary information is based on the "Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition," a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor. Individual student earnings vary based on experience.

**Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2018. Source: "National Industry-Occupation Employment Matrix," a publication of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.