Whether you are using your Handshake account or attending a career fair, the College of Business is working to put you in the room with representatives from companies that want to hire JMU graduates. Your opportunity can also come from employers that visit the college to recruit or alumni that engage with you in the classroom and during student organization meetings.

 
97%
of the sample population of CoB graduates are employed, in graduate school, continuing education or are engaged in other career-related endeavors within 6 months of graduation.

Click here to download a printable PDF of this information for the class of 2018.

Consumer marketing and business-to-business marketing: sales, direct marketing, market analysis, product development, Web-based marketing and customer relationship management. Communications: advertising account management, communications management, technical writing, media planning and coordination and public relations. Consulting: marketing consultation, data analysis and data sales. Marketing research: database management, market research analyst and project management. Product/Brand management: business-to-business sales, product specialist, channel development and promotional marketing. Retailing: store management, merchandise buying, trend analysis, Internet sales and visual merchandising. Not-for-profit marketing: fundraising, public relations and customer service. Sports/events marketing: merchandising, contract administration, event marketing, trade show management and e-commerce marketing.

 
Job titles held by some of our graduates:
  • Account Executive
  • Account Manager
  • Account Representative
  • Assistant Buyer
  • Brand Manager
  • Brand Marketing Coordinator
  • Buyer
  • Customer Relationship Manager
  • Digital Media Coordinator
  • Digital Media Specialist
  • Global Account Manager
  • Import/Export Manager
  • International Marketer
  • Internet Marketing Manager
  • Internet Marketing Specialist
  • Market Representative
  • Market Research Analyst  
  • Media Manager
  • Media Planner
  • New Business Developer
  • Product Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Professional Sales Representative
  • Research Analyst
  • Retail Manager
  • Territory Manager
  • Web Assistant
  • Web Content Coordinator
Employers of Recent JMU Marketing Graduates
  • ADP
  • ALKU
  • Accenture
  • Aerotek
  • Amazon
  • Answer
  • BDO
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Bowery Capital
  • CGI
  • Capital One
  • Centric Business Systems
  • Cherry Bekaert
  • Chiedo Marketing
  • C.H. Robinson
  • ComScore
  • CoStar
  • Cvent
  • Deloitte
  • DISYS
  • DT Investment Partners
  • ERLUKE Consulting
  • Ernst & Young
  • Ethos
  • E*TRADE Financial
  • Excelacom
  • Exotic Nutrition
  • Fannie Mae
  • Fastenal
  • Freddie Mac
  • Freelance Marketing
  • GAO
  • Gartner
  • Grant Thornton
  • HPE
  • Hilton Worldwide
  • IBM
  • K2M, Inc.
  • KPMG
  • Kohl’s
  • Marathon Medical, Inc.
  • Marketing Mojo
  • McGhee Entertainment
  • McGladrey (RSM)
  • memoryBlue
  • Merkle
  • Microsoft
  • Newell Brands
  • Nutanix
  • Oracle
  • Paycom
  • PWC
  • Qualtrax, Inc.
  • R2integrated
  • Signature Consultants
  • Silverback Strategies
  • SmartBrief
  • TTI
  • Talener
  • Target Media
  • Teach For America
  • Team Velocity Marketing
  • TEKsystems
  • The Advisory Board Company
  • The Bozzuto Group
  • The Standard
  • Tom James Company
  • Vmware
  • Xtec
  • Yext

Job placement assistance is available through JMU’s Career & Academic Planning office.

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