Career Success

Why Marketing?

Great marketers all have two important things in common: they create messages that move people to take action, and they spend time listening and engaging with their clients to create the perfect marketing campaign. At Champlain, you'll get firsthand practice building these skills.

Job prospects for someone with a bachelor's degree in marketing are promising; graduates can look forward to a great starting salary and a lifetime of returns on their investment in their education.

  • 100% of our 2018 Marketing graduates are employed or continuing their education—just six months after graduation.
  • 100% of those employed are in positions relevant to their career goals. 

With a Champlain College Marketing degree, you have a world of exciting career possibilities available to you. These are just a few of the job titles you may be interested in: 

  • Marketing Copywriter
  • Brand or Product Manager
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Account Executive
  • Digital Marketing Assistant
  • Social Media Marketer
  • Community Manager

Champlain College offers a winning combination: a comprehensive business education, an integrative Core curriculum, hands-on marketing work with real clients, and experiential learning through internships and study abroad.

Upon graduation, you will stand out in a field of applicants—and you may already have a job secured.

Read more about Champlain students' career success.

Champlain Marketing Graduates Are Ready

In addition to the extensive career-focused programs and support offered College-wide, the Marketing program offers specific benefits that help our students create highly marketable résumés. Highlights include:

  • All members of the Marketing faculty are professionals in their field, which is an essential factor in our students getting the most cutting-edge education in the field.
  • In a variety of classes, Marketing students get to work with real-life clients: businesses, nonprofits, and individuals.
  • Student projects are used on a professional level, so our students get to see the value of their work.
  • Marketing students can obtain multiple internships with local companies in Burlington and abroad-over the course of their program. Internships during the summer can be taken anywhere, and allow you to focus 100% on the work experience.