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Career Opportunities

We want to help you build your career — starting while you’re in school and continuing after you’ve graduated. For assistance with writing your resume, practicing your interview skills, and searching for internships and jobs, visit Career Services.

Marketing

Marketing is a dynamic field and our graduates can pursue a variety of career paths. Marketing graduates have job titles like:

  • Account executive
  • Sales, marketing, channel, advertising layout, or product manager
  • Media buyer
  • Manufacturer's or purchasing agent
  • Merchandiser
  • Retail buyer

In these jobs, you can practice advertising, marketing research, professional selling, retailing, purchasing (buying), sales management, events marketing, customer relationship management, and/or business consulting. A degree in marketing is also a solid foundation for those individuals interested in operating their own business.

Average starting salaries range from $35,000 to $50,000.

Hospitality Management

Career opportunities for hospitality management majors are worldwide. You can oversee simple operations or have a hand in luxurious, elegant, and expansive operations. With your internships, job shadowing, and hands-on lab experiences, you will enter the travel and tourism industry as a lower-level manager, and rapid promotions are common because of the high demand for skilled and experienced managers. Areas of opportunity include, but are not limited to, hotels, restaurants, cruise ships, caterers, resorts, parks, casinos, and airlines.

Average starting salaries range from $35,000 to $40,000.