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Marketing Schools in Massachusetts

1,736 students earned Marketing degrees in Massachusetts in the 2018-2019 year.

A Marketing major is the 7th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Marketing Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,303
Master’s Degree 405
Associate’s Degree 15
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 11
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 11
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Marketing Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.1%
  • Black or African American: 4.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.6%
  • White: 55.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 23.7%
  • Other Races: 6.5%
Marketing Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Marketing Grads in Massachusetts

There are 56,760 people in the state and 1,378,870 people in the nation working in marketing jobs.

Marketing Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Marketing Jobs in Massachusetts

A typical salary for a marketing grad in the state is $126,040, compared to a typical salary of $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 37 colleges in Massachusetts that offer marketing degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

219 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,065 Total Students

The 4.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 70% of students receive it.

171 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
7,186 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.28 years. The student loan default rate of 3.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#3

Emerson College

Boston
168 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
4,573 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 80% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,300 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 1.80%.

145 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
30,593 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,200 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. The 3.00% student loan default rate is lower than average.

#5

Boston College

Chestnut Hill
127 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
14,720 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 65%. This private institution charges an average net price of $33,562. It takes the average student 4.04 years to graduate.

114 Degrees in Major Awarded
89% Graduation Rate
5,460 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 0.90% which is lower than average. The full-time teacher rate is 66%. It takes the average student 4.07 years to graduate.

92 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
8,513 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,500 after earning their degree at this institution. 70% of the teachers are full time. A typical student attending UMass Dartmouth will pay a net price of $19,516.

85 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
34,657 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 58% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $49,200 a year. 70% of the teachers are full time.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
10,990 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,400 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,765. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate.

#10

Merrimack College

North Andover
76 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
4,643 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 3.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,500 a year. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Marketing Careers in MA

Some of the careers marketing majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 20% $67,920
Marketing Managers 8% $132,210
Sales Managers 7% $130,900
Advertising and Promotions Managers 4% $121,770

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Business Administration & Management 11,566
Business & Commerce 2,868
Accounting 2,302
Finance & Financial Management 2,091
Management Sciences & Methods 1,851
International Business 1,001
Hospitality Management 504
Other Business & Marketing 333

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