Companies need to promote their products through advertising campaigns and other promotional activities to expand their market share. They also need effective managers to manage their day-to-day operations. Moraine Valley's program will help you gain a strong foundation in fundamental marketing and management principles that can be applied in retail, sales, marketing research, marketing management and other business positions.

Many students who take this program go on for a four-year degree. An important feature of this program is the internship/seminar component.

What Can I Do With An A.A.S. Degree in Marketing and Management?

This program is designed to provide students with entry-level employment or advancement within businesses involved in the marketing of goods or services. This program prepares students for career opportunities as store managers, department and division managers, product managers, warehouse managers, and purchasing agents. 

Jobs for retail supervisors and managers without college-level coursework are expected to be very competitive. 

Job Outlook

Overall employment of advertising, promotions, and marketing managers is projected to grow 10 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. 

Source: U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics

Retail Management Certificate

This program is designed to provide students with employment or advancement in the retail sector through an understanding of the core competencies defined by the industry as most relevant and focused for success in a retail business. Students will develop skills and competencies that are transferable across multiple sectors. These key foundational skills can be applied immediately in the workplace and will prepare students for a leadership role within an organization.

Gainful Employment Disclosures – 2019

Program Name: Retail Management - Certificate

This program is designed to be completed in 8 months.

This program will cost $5,280 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with N/A* of debt.

*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The following States do not have licensure requirements for this profession: Illinois

For more information about graduation rates, loan repayment rates, and post-enrollment earnings about this institution and other postsecondary institutions please click here: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/

Program Details

Program NameType of CredentialCurriculum CodeDepartment or Division
Marketing and ManagementA.A.S.1238Business
Retail ManagementCertificate1415Business

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