What You Can Do with a Major in Marketing

At Aurora University, we’ve designed our marketing degree to be comprehensive and current. And, it will prepare you to be a confident leader and an essential member of a collaborative team. Whatever path you choose, our program will help you prepare for a number of jobs.

Recommended for students who are creative, logical and analytical thinkers, who enjoy working in teams to accomplish goals, and who are interested in social media, sales, advertising and what makes consumers tick.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Account Representative
  • Buyer
  • Commercial Artist
  • Consumer Affairs Specialist
  • Digital Marketing Specialist
  • Employment Agency Counselor
  • Fund Raiser
  • International Marketer
  • Internet Marketing Specialist
  • Marketing Researcher
  • Media Buyer/Analyst
  • Merchandising Manager
  • Research Analyst
  • Social Media Specialist

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Advertising Executive
  • Circulation Manager
  • Development Officer
  • Distribution Manager
  • Promotions Director
  • Property Manager
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Sales Agent/Manager
  • Social Media Manager
  • Sports Marketing Manager

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES

Student organizations:

  • American Marketing Association
  • AU Finance Association
  • AU Sales Association
  • Global Leadership Organization
  • Student Accounting Society

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
Eckhart Hall, Room 316