This Career Cluster includes, but is not limited to studies in Advertising/Promotions, Marketing, Sales, and Public Relations. Students with a solid background in math and technical skills have the opportunity to pursue a career in Marketing.
Location of Program Offerings
- Randolph Career and Technical Center (RCTC)
- Golightly Career and Technical Center (GCTC)
Program(s) of Study
- Marketing Sales & Service (GCTC/RCTC)
- Eastern Michigan University
- Henry Ford Community College
- Oakland University
- University of Michigan
- Wayne County Community College
- Wayne State University
Upon graduation, students have the option of pursuing postsecondary education or entering the workforce in career areas such as: Advertising and Promotions Manager, Marketing Manager, Sales Manager, and Public Relations Manager just to name a few.
Analysts predict an average increase of 10% for individuals employed with the Marketing industry within the next 10 years.
|Career Options||2008 Statistics||Projected 2018 Statistics||Median Salary||% Change|
|Advertising and Promotions Manager||44,600||43,900||$80,220||-2 Decrease|
|Marketing Manager||522,400||596,200||$108,580||14% Increase|
|Sales Manager||346,900||398,700||$97,260||15% Increase|
|Public Relations Manager||56,700||64,100||$89,430||13% Increase|