Minor in Marketing/Management
Why Pursue This Program
The online Marketing/Management Minor is designed to provide students with a familiarity of marketing skills needed to work in a business environment.
Students choose the online Marketing/Management minor to:
- Increase career opportunities.
- Gain insight into managing projects and people effectively.
- Tailor coursework to their career goals.
From advertising to retailing, and from sales to research, the marketing world is one with a vast amount of opportunities. Combining that with the management aspect of the minor, students gain insight on how to manage projects and people effectively and efficiently in their future jobs.
The minor is flexible, including two required courses (Principles of Marketing and Principles of Management), allowing students to choose elective courses to tailor the minor to their interests.
Career Outlook: Earning a minor in marketing/management proves to be an advantage to students in a variety of career paths. Students gain an understanding of how a brand or a company functions and have valuable insights to add in a business setting.
Career fields that may benefit from a minor in marketing/management include:
- Public relations
- Many other fields that incorporate expertise in marketing and management issues
What's it like to take a program online?
Quality learning experience
The University of Nebraska has offered distance education courses for more than 100 years so you can expect a quality, rigorous experience. Online courses are often highly interactive with faculty and students communicating through e-mail, discussion forums and chat groups. You’ll have direct access to world-class faculty – researchers who are experts in their fields or practitioners with real-world experience. Also, you’ll be part of a community of learners and can benefit from the perspectives of students from across the globe.
Online learning gives you the flexibility and freedom to attend your classes wherever is convenient to you. You can save time and money by being able to continue to work and by avoiding relocation or travel costs. You will be required to complete assignments in a certain timeframe, but in most instances, you can log in and complete coursework during the time of day that works best for you. You aren’t tied to a specific class time.
Service you expect from a leading University
Online learners at the University of Nebraska have access to the same student services available to on-campus students. An academic adviser will guide you along your journey, library services are available to help you excel in your program and career services are available when you are ready to take your next step. These are just a few of the services in place to help you succeed.