We’ve switched our classes to live online. For more Covid-19 updates, click here

What can you do with a marketing degree?

What can you do with a marketing degree?

Getting a marketing degree can open the door to many different career paths, as you’ll develop a broad and increasingly valuable set of skills.

For example, a specialised online marketing degree will give you highly transferable skills, and a knowledge of marketing strategy is an extremely desirable trait in the vast majority of organisations. 

There are three key reasons why getting a marketing degree can be a move in the right direction.

1) High salary prospects

Marketing graduates have an average starting salary of £21,565, and there is plenty of room to manoeuvre in the future – you could earn up to £113,000 as a Chief Marketing Officer.

2) Multiple career options

There is a vast field of job opportunities awaiting graduates with a marketing degree, giving you the versatility to pursue a role that suits your interests and needs.

3) Job security

Organisations are always searching for top marketing talent, as this area of a business is vital to the success of any company.

Ultimately, as long as organisations have a product or service to sell, there will always be a role for marketing graduates - and many industries need the skills of expert marketers. This means that graduates can rely on career opportunities being readily available.

Here are a few traditional careers in marketing:

  • Advertising Art Director
  • Copywriter
  • Media Buyer
  • Media Planner
  • Event Organiser
  • Public Affairs Consultant

And perhaps a few you wouldn’t have thought of:

  • Graphic designer
  • Lecturer
  • Promoter

Plus, with constant developments in the marketing sector, you may see roles such as chief content officer, technologist, and channel manager come to prominence over the next few years.

Other Opinions and Features

Top 5 Benefits of Cloud Computing for Accountants

The world of accountancy has welcomed new innovations and technology within the last few decades, with each addition making the…

Moving from an AAT qualification to ACCA

There are numerous accountancy qualifications and certifications that allow accountants to enhance their subject expertise and progress their career. Two…

How can Data Science Help Accountants?

Data has become a buzzword in business, impacting every job role including accountancy. In accounting, a basic knowledge of technologies…

Back to top