Earn your bachelor’s degree in marketing at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Our accredited business school will inspire you to step outside your comfort zone and shape the world for the better. At UW-Eau Claire, we take innovative approaches that will set you up for a successful career through experiential learning, internships and networking opportunities.
Blugolds are in demand! UW-Eau Claire's marketing degree program will provide you with collaborative learning opportunities that will prepare you for employment. Ninety-nine percent of our marketing graduates report they were employed or continuing their education. UW-Eau Claire's marketing degree will also give you valuable experience by participating in projects outside the classroom. You will get opportunities to work on marketing campaigns for local businesses and organizations in Wisconsin.
Our marketing degree program will help you develop communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills, which are highly valued by employers. Our College of Business is leading-edge! UW-Eau Claire's marketing degree program will provide you with high-impact learning opportunities through workshops that teach business etiquette, networking and interviewing skills.
Support your college journey with scholarships! The UW-Eau Claire Foundation provides many scholarships for incoming and current Blugolds. There are currently over $15,000 in scholarships for students seeking a marketing degree from UW-Eau Claire.
UW-Eau Claire offers many different honors scholarships to students for their success. Incoming Blugolds are automatically awarded for having outstanding academic achievements.
Learn more about what resources are available to you by checking out our scholarships page.
Financial aid at UW-Eau Claire
Student support is one of our top priorities and we are here to help students and their families through the financial aid process. We strive to make the applications and payments as seamless as possible. Get in touch with our staff remotely or in-person through Blugold Central, our one-stop-shop for tuition and financial aid. Our staff helps you learn how to pay for your education so you can get the most value out of your business degree.
Learn more about the financial aid process at UW-Eau Claire.
Marketing program details
- Program length: four years
- Availability: campus, some online opportunities
- Military leadership
- Certified Sales Student Certificate
- American Marketing Association (AMA)
- Pi Sigma Epsilon Sales and Marketing (PSE)
- Beta Gamma Sigma Honorary (BGS)
- Beta Upsilon Sigma (BUS)
- Collegiate DECA
Accreditation information: Our academic programs are among the best. We are accredited by AACSB International, a mark of excellence achieved by less than 5 percent of all business schools worldwide.
UW-Eau Claire’s marketing degree program prepares you for success through a curriculum that includes a strong liberal education core, and major-specific coursework that provides in-depth knowledge of marketing and business.
Student-focused and collaborative. UW-Eau Claire's marketing degree program is student-focused and collaborative. You will get the chance to work in teams on various marketing projects in and outside of the classroom. You will gain leadership skills, learn how to use leading-edge marketing software, and gain professional experience as you work with local organizations and businesses. These skills will help you compete in today's job market. You'll also learn from top faculty — people who are committed to supporting your journey in marketing.
You will learn by doing. UW-Eau Claire encourages students to participate in high-impact experiences beyond the classroom. There are a lot of student organizations available for marketing majors. The American Marketing Association and Pi Sigma Epsilon marketing and sales fraternity participate in regional and national conferences, and sales and marketing case competitions. In 2016, the UW-Eau Claire AMA chapter was named the International Chapter of the Year. Other organizations for marketing students include Beta Upsilon Sigma (BUS) and Collegiate DECA.
You can do a lot with a marketing degree! Our marketing alumni go on to work for major corporations such as Target or start their own business. Having a marketing degree from UW-Eau Claire provides you with the flexibility to pick your own career path.
Where are marketing degree alumni now?
- Analytics coordinator; Pittsburgh Pirates; Pennsylvania
- Human capital management consultant; PayCom; Illinois
- Financial advisor trainee; Edward Jones; Arizona
- Festival administrator; April Base Studios; Wisconsin
- Marketing analyst
- Marketing and communication specialist
- Sales account executive
- Digital marketing manager
- Project manager
- Brand product manager
- Social media manager
- Content writer
"As a marketing major, I have applied many of the skills that I have acquired in the classroom to my service-learning project. My project involved directly communicating with the community of Eau Claire to raise awareness and funds for a free, public skateboard park."
UW-Eau Claire sets you up for a successful marketing career through experiential learning and professional experience. Our marketing degree program provides valuable experience by offering access to digital marketing software, marketing research projects, service-learning with local businesses and interactive coursework.
Graduation requirements for bachelor's degree
Liberal education core (36 Credits)
Proficiency requirements (14 Credits)
Business core classes (28 Credits)
Required marketing classes marketing electives (15 Credits)
Marketing electives (17 Credits)
View more in course catalog.
Top classes for marketing degree majors
Marketing Analytics and Technology
Marketing Communications and Promotion Analysis
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