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Marketing Schools in Alabama

1,174 students earned Marketing degrees in Alabama in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Marketing is the 3rd most popular major out of a total 25 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Marketing Majors in Alabama

Marketing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,085
Master’s Degree 86
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a marketing major is more popular with women than with men.

Marketing Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of marketing majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • White: 79.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.4%
  • Other Races: 3.2%
Marketing Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Marketing Grads in Alabama

7,830 people in the state and 1,378,870 in the nation are employed in jobs related to marketing.

Marketing Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Marketing Jobs in Alabama

In this state, marketing grads earn an average of $110,480. Nationwide, they make an average of $103,330.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 17 colleges in Alabama that offer marketing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

580 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,390 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,400 a year. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

221 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,440 Total Students

The 3.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $39,500 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it.

74 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
21,923 Total Students

In their early career, UAB grads earn an average salary of $35,100. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
7,488 Total Students

In their early career, UNA grads earn an average salary of $28,600. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,557. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
14,834 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 61% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.79 years.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
8,479 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 68% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 93% of students receive it. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#7

Samford University

Birmingham
41 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
5,619 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. The average student takes 4.23 years to complete their degree at Samford. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
9,736 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.85 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $20,909. The 5.90% student loan default rate is lower than average.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,612 Total Students

97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $16,391. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
22% Graduation Rate
5,211 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 5.18 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time.

Marketing Careers in AL

Some of the careers marketing majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 22% $53,530
Marketing Managers 8% $108,920
Sales Managers 7% $103,890
Advertising and Promotions Managers 0% $113,610

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to marketing.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Business Administration & Management 7,303
Accounting 1,534
Finance & Financial Management 1,084
Business Support & Assistance 499
Human Resource Management 442
Management Information Systems 423
Business & Commerce 329
Managerial Economics 296

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