Marketing and Business Management

Prepare for an exciting and fast-paced career in marketing and business management.

Students in the marketing and business management program can choose from one of three tracks: marketing, business management or international commerce. Students prepare for careers in sales, advertising, merchandising, customer service, market research, business and management, and public relations. This program offers students the opportunity to work on major projects such as business plans, developing ad campaigns, and more.

General Information

Career Advisor: Dan Eberle
253-680-7002 | deberle@batestech.edu

Location: Downtown Campus
Hours: N/A

Program Length: Six Quarters

  • National Median Salary$63,790
  • National Potential Annual Job Openings84,200

This information is base on data from June 2021.

Tuition and Fees

At Bates, our tuition is affordable and there are options to help make it even easier to gain an education. Federal aid is available for many of our students. Scholarships are also available through the Bates Foundation.

See if you qualify for other funding through our special funding programs with the Workforce Education office.

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View the Program of Study for Track B

Associate of Applied Science/Associate of Applied Science-Transfer
MARKETING AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 
CIP: 52.1401 EPC: 245  

Students prepare for careers in sales, advertising, merchandising, customer service, market research, business and management, and public relations. When available, work-based learning activities provide students with the opportunity to work in Puget Sound businesses. Major projects allow students to apply competencies such as preparing formal business plans, performing research studies, and developing advertising campaigns. This program also provides extended learning opportunities to persons previously or currently employed in these and related professions.  

Program Metrics

For a deeper look into our Graduation & Retention rates, visit our Graduation & Retention charts.

Bates instructors are industry experts who enjoy working with and teaching students.

Instructors

  • Kathy Brock

    253.680.7376 | Email

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