Marketing professionals find creative ways to help businesses spread the word and grow profits. Discover your place in this exciting field by pursuing an associate degree or career certificate at Austin Community College. Our Marketing Program covers the principles of advertising, social networking, fashion retailing, finance, and much more.
Concordia 3+1 eligible
Accredited by ACBSP
Digital marketing opportunities
ACC’s Marketing Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
Marketing is essential to the success of any organization, whether it be a major corporation, nonprofit, or advertising agency. Check out some career possibilities below.
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Research market conditions in local, regional, or national areas, or gather information to determine potential sales of a product or service, or create a marketing campaign. May gather information on competitors, prices, sales, and methods of marketing and distribution.
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Plan, direct, or coordinate marketing policies and programs, such as determining the demand for products and services offered by a firm and its competitors, and identify potential customers. Develop pricing strategies with the goal of maximizing the firm's profits or share of the market while ensuring the firm's customers are satisfied. Oversee product development or monitor trends that indicate the need for new products and services.
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Employ search marketing tactics to increase visibility and engagement with content, products, or services in Internet-enabled devices or interfaces. Examine search query behaviors on general or specialty search engines or other Internet-based content. Analyze research, data, or technology to understand user intent and measure outcomes for ongoing optimization.
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ACC offers stackable credentials. Certificates prepare you for a career change or career advancement and often include credits that count toward associate degrees. Associate degrees further increase your employability and help you build a strong foundation for university transfer. Learn more.
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Train for a new career quickly and affordably at Austin Community College. ACC's Fast Track Career Certificates will give you a helpful edge in the job market by equipping you with the in-demand skills Central Texas employers need now. Noncredit and for-credit certificate options are available to help you achieve fast results and long term success.