Do you understand the art of persuasion? Are you a natural communicator? Earn a certificate in or an associate degree in Marketing through OCC’s Career Advantage program and prepare for a career in market research, sales or brand management. Imagine your sense of accomplishment when you see the successful product or program launch, knowing your skill and talent made it possible. Marketing professionals are in demand and earn high salaries: Market research analysts earn a median annual income of $63,230, while sales supervisors in California earn a median income of $76,440, and marketing managers earn $156,572. Read on to learn more about the OCC Marketing program.
A sampling of courses for these careers
Principles of Advertising
Introduction to Marketing
Did you know?
Employment of market research analysts is projected to grow 23 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Complete one of our certificate programs, and you’ll be well-prepared to enter a career in marketing.
Build upon your skills if you’re already employed in the field. Or earn an associate degree for even greater advancement opportunities.
In less than 2 years
you can earn:
Certificate of Achievement
Build on your certificate
of achievement with a:
Certificate of Specialization
Or earn your
in under 4 years
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