This concentration is designed to provide students with knowledge and skills that can assist their career growth in the growing field of marketing.
Typical duties performed by career oriented marketing employees include management of retail departments and store settings, personal selling, management of customer service, purchasing assistance, and merchandise management. Solid opportunities exist for growth from entry level to career sustaining and management responsibilities. Representative job titles for marketing employees include retail department manager, assistant and store manager, sales representative, merchandise manager, and purchasing assistant.
Degree Advancement Program Agreement with MTSU
MTSU and Vol State have developed an AAS-to-BS program to allow students who earn an Associate of Applied Science in General Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing at Vol State to transfer the majority of those credits to MTSU toward the completion of a Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies with a concentration in Organizational Leadership. This degree is offered through MTSU's University College in cooperation with the Tennessee Board of Regents.
MTSU provides a wealth of information about Degree Advancement Program on their website; including an information sheet about Marketing.