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Marketing Schools in Virginia

In 2018-2019, 935 students earned their Marketing degrees in VA.

In this state, Marketing is the 6th most popular major out of a total 23 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Marketing Majors in Virginia

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 876
Master’s Degree 58
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

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

Marketing Majors in VA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.0%
  • Black or African American: 13.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.5%
  • White: 59.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.7%
  • Other Races: 9.4%
Marketing Majors in VA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Marketing Grads in Virginia

34,290 people in the state and 1,378,870 in the nation are employed in jobs related to marketing.

Marketing Jobs Nationwide vs. VA

Wages for Marketing Jobs in Virginia

Marketing grads earn an average of $121,960 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

#1

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg
198 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
36,383 Total Students

67% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 98% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $48,000 a year.

#2

James Madison University

Harrisonburg
168 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
21,820 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $21,281. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 80%.

126 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
29,757 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.52 years. A typical student attending VCU will pay a net price of $21,313. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,400 a year.

118 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
37,863 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 52%. The student loan default rate of 2.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $44,900 after graduation.

101 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
11,870 Total Students

In their early career, Radford grads earn an average salary of $36,400. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,707.

91 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
23,675 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 6.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#7

Liberty University

Lynchburg
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
85,586 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $27,883. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,100 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.49 years.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
4,293 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,900 a year. An average student at Hampton will pay a net price of $28,568.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
4,365 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,899. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it.

#10

Averett University

Danville
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
894 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.20% which is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $19,749. Most students complete their degree in 4.22 years.

Marketing Careers in VA

Some of the careers marketing majors go into include:

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 27% $67,440
Marketing Managers 13% $163,470
Advertising and Promotions Managers 12% $114,240
Sales Managers 9% $160,640

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Business Administration & Management 11,863
Accounting 2,296
Business & Commerce 1,742
Management Sciences & Methods 1,150
Finance & Financial Management 891
Human Resource Management 497
Management Information Systems 482
Hospitality Management 450

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