Why Study Marketing
Marketing is the heart of all exchange. Effective marketing is best facilitated by informed, talented, and motivated people—the marketers. The marketing curriculum at Shippensburg University supports this need by preparing you for marketing-related positions in industry and other
Why Study Marketing at Ship
The marketing program at Shippensburg University is designed to provide you with the tools necessary to implement marketing strategies and policies. We provide an optimum balance between theory and practice. Due to the flexible design of the curriculum, you have the opportunity
to tailor a program of study to best fit your individual career goals.
Ship has a well-established
Business Internship Program that provides opportunities for on-the-job experience while gaining college credits. Ingersoll-Rand, Capital BlueCross, and Hershey Foods are among the companies providing internship opportunities to Shippensburg University's marketing students. Internships often turn
into job offers, according to
post-graduate surveys of Ship business students.
Careers in Marketing
Qualified marketers are in demand. Marketing ranks very high when comparing salaries with other professions. Shippensburg graduates have obtained jobs at numerous organizations such as:
- Proctor and Gamble
- Black & Decker
- Eli Lily
- Gallo Wines
- Capital Blue Cross
After completing the marketing program at Shippensburg University, you can work in a variety of fields seeking the skills of marketing professionals, including:
- Business-to-business marketing
- International marketing
- Marketing research
- Retail management
- Sales and sales management
- Supply chain management
Many graduates have also successfully started their own businesses or pursued advanced degrees.
The salary range for marketing jobs in PA is $28,000 - $173,000.