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Master’s Degrees in General Sales & Marketing

590 Yearly Graduations
$76,750 Median Salary
$54,786 Median Debt
There are 12 schools in the United States where you can get your master's degree in sales and marketing. This degree is more popular with female students, and about 9% of recent graduates were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 84.1% of sales and marketing graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Sales & Marketing Majors

In 2018-2019, 590 master's degrees were awarded to sales and marketing majors. This makes it the 18th most popular master's degree program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in sales and marketing at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 2,473
Basic Certificate 1,332
Associate’s Degree 1,019
Master’s Degree 590
Undergraduate Certificate 273
Graduate Certificate 45
Doctor’s Degree 2

Earnings of Sales & Marketing Majors With Master’s Degrees

The median salary for graduates holding a master's degree in sales and marketing is $76,750. However, this can depend on a number of factors, such as where you live and the number of years experience you have.

To get a better picture, earnings for this category of people can range from a low of $76,025 to a high of $77,475.

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Student Debt

The median student debt for graduates holding a master's degree in sales and marketing is $54,786. The length of time it takes you to graduate and what college you attend can affect this number quite a bit.

The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $69,829 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $39,743.

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The median monthly payment of a sales and marketing graduate with a 10-year repayment plan is $638.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their master's degree in sales and marketing. About 74.7% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 149
Women 441
Gender Diversity of Master's Degrees in Sales & Marketing

The racial-ethnic distribution of sales and marketing master’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 27
Black or African American 15
Hispanic or Latino 10
White 32
International Students 496
Other Races/Ethnicities 10
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Sales & Marketing Master's Degree Students

There are 12 colleges that offer a master’s degree in sales and marketing. Learn more about the most popular 12 below:

#1

New York University

New York, New York
532 Yearly Graduations
76% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for sales and marketing students seekinga master's degree is New York University. Roughly 52,800 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $50,684 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $33,408 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 532 people received their master's degree in sales and marketing from NYU. Of these students, 76% were women and 7% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#2

Baruch College

New York, New York
33 Yearly Graduations
70% Women
45% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Baruch College comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in sales and marketing. Each year, around 18,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,930 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,090 per year.

The sales and marketing program at Baruch College awarded 33 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 70% were women and 45% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#3

University of North Texas

Denton, Texas
10 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 3rd most popular school in the country for sales and marketing majors who are seeking their master's degree is University of North Texas. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,295 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,900 per year.

The sales and marketing program at University of North Texas awarded 10 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 100% were women and 20% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#4

Lindenwood University

Saint Charles, Missouri
7 Yearly Graduations
43% Women

Lindenwood University comes in at #4 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in sales and marketing. Roughly 8,300 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $18,000 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $18,000 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 7 people received their master's degree in sales and marketing from Lindenwood University.

#5

Illinois Institute of Technology

Chicago, Illinois
4 Yearly Graduations
25% Women

The 5th most popular school in the country for sales and marketing majors who are seeking their master's degree is Illinois Institute of Technology. Roughly 6,500 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $47,299 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $29,487 per year.

The sales and marketing program at Illinois Institute of Technology awarded 4 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#6

South Dakota State University

Brookings, South Dakota
2 Yearly Graduations
50% Women

South Dakota State University is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a master's degree in sales and marketing. Roughly 11,500 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,697 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,083 per year.

The sales and marketing program at South Dakota State University awarded 2 master's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year.

#6

Universidad Ana G. Mendez

San Juan, Puerto Rico
2 Yearly Graduations
50% Women

Universidad Ana G. Mendez comes in at #6 on our list of the most popular colleges offering master's degrees in sales and marketing. Roughly 1,000 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $5,700 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,800 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 2 master's degrees were handed out to sales and marketing majors at UAGM. Around 100% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 50% were women.

Sales & Marketing Concentrations

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
General Sales & Marketing Operations 574
Merchandising & Buying Operations 10
Other General Operations 6

Below are some popular majors that are similar to sales and marketing that offer master’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Business Administration & Management 128,188
Accounting 20,770
Management Sciences & Methods 12,583
Business & Commerce 9,486
Human Resource Management 8,943

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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