BBA in Marketing
The BBA in Marketing degree from Mount Mercy University strengthens your skills and knowledge to help companies build and maintain client relationships. Graduates of our program have gone on to become leaders at many prominent global companies, such as Rockwell Collins and GoDaddy.
The marketing bachelor’s program provides you with a foundational knowledge of principles and skills applicable to nearly any industry. You’ll learn how to use these skills to grow an organization in the areas of advertising, public relations, promotions and events, market research, sales, and e-commerce.
You can view your classes any time during a given week, and weekly deadlines help you stay on track.
The program can be completed in two to four years (based on transfer credits) and classes are offered online in accelerated 5- to 10-week courses. We offer nine start dates per year so you can begin coursework (and graduate) faster.
You’ll complete your coursework entirely within Mount Mercy’s application-based online portal while enjoying opportunities to connect with your instructors and classmates through:
Course content is delivered through a variety of formats:
When you graduate, you’ll be better able to:
“You have to be dedicated in everything you do to get results. That’s especially what Mount Mercy has taught me as a whole—you get results when you put effort into something.”
– TJ Mosbach ’14, management and marketing major
Graduates from our marketing program are well-suited to enter the workforce anywhere. Many of our grads work for top marketing employers such as:
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for advertising and promotions managers was $106,130 in May 2017.
In addition to your general education classes and electives, your marketing degree offers the following courses:
Mount Mercy encourages you to apply for federal, state, and other kinds of financial assistance.
We want to make sure your prior academic work counts. You can transfer up to 93 credits from four year, regionally-accredited institutions and up to 63* semester hours from two-year institutions, subject to the Mount Mercy credit transfer policy. Some credit from nationally accredited and unaccredited institutions may also be transferred on a course-by-course basis. Keep in mind, though, that the final 30 credits of your degree must be taken at Mount Mercy.
*Students graduating with an AA, AS/CO, or AAS degree from an Iowa community college can transfer up to 75 semester hours!
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