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Marketing Career Info

What companies recruit marketing majors at JMU?

The following table highlights some of the companies that hired our recent marketing graduates for entry-level positions:

Abercrombie & Fitch
Access Communications, Inc.
Accredited Home Lenders
Acsys Inc.
Adelphia Media Services
Adidas Salomon-AG
American Diabetes Association
Apex Systems
Army Materiel Command
Association Management Group
Booz Allen Hamilton
Brave New Markets
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
Cairo Corporation
Carter Manufacturing Company
CGI-AMS (Formerly AMS)
Circuit City
Clear Channel Radio
Consolidated Graphics
Dick's Sporting Goods
Direct Response Consulting Services
DMG Securities
Document Sciences Corporation (Outsourcing Division - Objectiva Software Solutions)
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
E-site Marketing
Feld Entertainment,  (parent company for Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus and Disney On Ice)
Ferguson Enterprises
Fleishman-Hillard International Communications
FLT- Rosetta Stone
FM Global
Francis Cauffman Foley Hoffmann, Architects Ltd.
Geico Direct
Gila Distributing, Inc.
Grey Worldwide
Hambright Calcagno & Downing (HCD)
Healthy Directions, LLC
Hecht's Department Stores
Hertz Equipment Rental
Home Funding Finders
IBM Business Consulting Services
IHS International
J. Koons Incorporated
JB Hunt
John Hancock Financial Network
Johnston, Zabor, McManus, Inc.
Kohl's Department Stores
Lanier Worldwide
Last Second Media
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company 
Lieberman Research Worldwide
LM&O Advertising
Management Concepts
Manpower Professional
McDonald Bradley
Network Solutions
New York Life
North Carolina State University
Northstar Express Freight
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
NVR/Ryan Homes
OgilvyOne Worldwide
Old Navy/Gap
Prism, Inc.
Professional Governmental Underwriters, Inc.
Pulte Homes
Reveal MedSpa
Revolution Partners
Rimm Kaufman Group
Rubbermaid Commercial Products
Ryan Homes/NVR Mortgage
SAP America
Shencorp Total Roofing Services
Siemens Medical Solutions, Inc.
Splish Splash Waterpark-Palace Entertainment
St. Paul Travelers Insurance
St.Jude Children's Research
StoneBay Insurance Group
Strategic Edge Communications
TGM Design
The CIT Group
The History Factory
The Irrigation Association
The Louis Berger Group
The Martin Agency
The Pepsi Bottling Group
The Vanguard Group 
United Motorcoach Association
University Painters
Virginia Asset Management
Windsor Communities

What are some of the career opportunities for marketing majors?
The majority of students with marketing degrees will start in sales as an entry point. With your increased experience and education, expect to move into a position oriented towards marketing management. Listed below are a few examples of job titles for marketing degree graduates.  

Account Assistant
Account Coordinator
Account Executive
Account Manager
Account Representative
Advertising Executive
Art Director
Assistant Buyer 
Associate Analyst
Associate Project Manager
Brand Manager
Brand Marketing Coordinator
Business Development Consultant
Circulation Manager
Commercial Artist
Comparison Shopper
Consumer Affairs Specialist
Creative Director/Copywriter
Customer Relationship Manager
Customer Service Representative
Direct Mail Specialist
Director of Marketing
Distribution Manager
District Sales Manager
Event Marketing Representative
Financial Planner
Forecast Analyst
Franchise Owner
Franchise Specialist
General Manager
Global Marketing Communications
ManagerImport/Export Manager
Inside Salesperson
Insurance Agent
Interactive Marketing Analyst
International Marketer
Internet Marketing Manager
Internet Marketing Specialist
Internet Sales Manager
Loan Officer
Manager of Sales and Marketing Support
Market Representative Market Research Analyst
Market Research Interviewer
Marketing Administrator
Marketing and Sales Coordinator
Marketing Assistant
Marketing Associate
Marketing Database Analyst
Marketing Director
Marketing Field Coordinator
Marketing Planner

Marketing Representative
Marketing Researcher
Marketing Strategist
Media Buyer/Analyst
Media Manager
Media Planner
Meeting Coordinator
Membership Relations Assistant
Merchandising Manager
New Business Strategist
Non-Profit Organization Manager
Packaging Specialist
Product Analyst
Product Manager
Project Coordinator
Promotions Director
Public Relations Manager
Regional Marketing Coordinator
Research Analyst
Research Associate
Resource Analyst
Retail Manager
Sales Agent
Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Sales Assistant
Sales Consultant
Sales Manager
Sales Agent
Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Sales Assistant
Sales Consultant
Sales Manager
Sales Representative
Specialty Advertising Distributor
Store Manager
Strategic Marketing Manager
Traffic Manager (Advertising)
Web Assistant
Web Content Coordinator
Web Merchandiser
Wholesale Salesperson

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