As your freshman year draws to a close, you’ll take an important professional step and declare a concentration in one of seven principal fields of business. D’Amore-McKim students who concentrate in Marketing will be prepared for promising careers in areas such as brand and product management, digital marketing, marketing research, marketing communications, and sales and account management.
Product design, research, pricing, packaging, transportation, advertising, selling, and servicing: marketing impacts every one of these essential aspects of business. In your coursework, you’ll develop a deep understanding of the role marketers play in business and gain detailed insight into various aspects of marketing processes; including strategy, buyer behavior, market research and analytics, digital and mobile media, marketing communications, sales, services, and new product development. You’ll explore the changing economic, political, legal, ethical, and cultural contexts in which marketing strategies must be developed.
Find the full set of Marketing concentration requirements in Northeastern’s Course Catalog. Concentrations are taken as a complement to one of the business degree programs offered. Upperclassmen: Please consult the Course Catalog and your academic advisor to ensure your coursework is on track.
Marketing pulls from both sides of my brain, analytical and creative. It is constantly evolving, always leaving me with a new challenge.Bradley Applegate, BSBA’17
I especially enjoyed my Marketing Research class because it gave us a chance to learn a hard skill (statistical software) and work with a real life company to design a market research survey.Kayla O’Neill, BSBA’17