Why earn a business marketing degree?

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Dec. 15
May 1

Our on-campus or online marketing degree curriculum delivers an extensive understanding of:

  • Brand and product management
  • Marketing research
  • International marketing
  • Advertising
  • Social media
  • Consumer behavior

You'll learn to do a social media takeover of a company, perform brand and market feasibility audits. You'll develop the skills to help clients understand consumer behavior, interpret analytics and boost sales.

Accredited and Flexible Online Marketing Degree

Online students pay the same tuition rate regardless of residency. This makes UND’s marketing major one of the most affordable and highly-accredited online degrees in the nation. Plus, it's 100% online so you'll never have to come to campus. The majority of online classes for our program are held in real-time (synchronous). You’ll take courses in a virtual classroom which allows you to ask, and instructors to answer questions instantly. Your instructor’s materials and class lectures are the same as if you were sitting in a classroom on campus. The remaining courses are offered asynchronously, allowing you to view pre-recorded lectures and complete assignments during the times that work best for you.

Our online Summer Acceleration Program gives full-time students the opportunity to complete their degree more quickly. It allows working professionals, members of the military, part-time students and others the flexibility to pursue a marketing degree online.

Personalized Marketing Major Experience

As soon as you are admitted to UND, you will work personally with one of our full-time professional academic advisors. Your marketing advisor will help you create the best pathway to degree completion, taking into account your interests and academic goals.

UND's Marketing major gives you meaningful, hands-on experience while you're still in college. Our paid internship and co-op program will connect you with some of the world's most recognizable companies, such as Microsoft, Amazon and John Deere.

Marketing Major at UND

  • Work as an intern at thriving industries such as health care, sports, manufacturing, consulting, career services, advertising, service, technology and many others.

  • Be mentored by a uniquely assigned marketing professional throughout your junior and senior years through our mentorship program.

  • Earn your degree from the largest and most reputable business school in North Dakota.

  • The online and on-campus marketing program is accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Accreditation by AACSB International puts the Nistler CoBPA in the top 5% of business schools in the world.

  • Gain international experience in UND business student exchange programs. We have Study Aboard opportunities in China, Europe and Australia.

  • $57,000: Amount of scholarships earned by Marketing students.

What can you do with a marketing degree?


National average job growth for marketing professionals to 2029

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Average (national) salary of recent UND Marketing grads

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Companies recognize the power of marketing. It's why nearly half of each retail dollar spent on goods and services is used to cover marketing costs. It's also why our grads are in demand. A marketing degree prepares you for careers such as:

  • Social media manager
  • Brand or product manager
  • Market researcher
  • Marketing manager
  • Sales manager

Marketing Jobs

Our graduates have gone on to a variety of successful marketing careers with:

  • Target Corporation
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Thomson Reuters Corporation
  • Wells Fargo & Company
  • Cargill

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UND grad Pierson Painter

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