Marketing

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)

 

Postsecondary Options

 

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