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Undergraduate & Graduate Dates to Remember*

Fall Term 2009

August 26-30 Wolfpack Welcome
August 31 Classes begin
September 4
Add deadline
October 30 Last day to withdraw & last day
to apply for graduation
December 11 Last day of classes
December 12-18 Final Exams

Spring Term 2010

January 8 New Student Orientation
January 11 Classes begin
January 15 Add deadline
March 12 Last day to withdraw & last day to apply for graduation
April 28 Last day of classes
April 30 - May 6 Final Exams
May 8 Commencement - all colleges

*College of Law dates on Law Bulletin

PROGRAM OBJECTIVE

The purpose of the marketing major is to provide students with a fundamental understanding of the marketing process and how this process integrates with the other functional areas of business. Emphasis is placed on application of key strategic marketing concepts within various environments under various conditions. Students should appreciate the implications that marketing decisions have on a firm’s internal and external constituencies.

LEARNING GOALS

  • Graduates will have a knowledge of current marketing practices and concepts.
  • Graduates will be able to apply strategic marketing concepts in a realistic or simulated environment.
  • Graduates will be able to plan and evaluate systems for customer input before, during, and after production and distribution of a product or service.
  • Graduates will be able to construct a coordinated marketing plan that shows the ability to assess the competitive environment and integrate all the marketing mix areas.
  • Graduates will have developed a value structure to judge the implications of their marketing strategies on the internal and external constituencies of a firm.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

All marketing majors must take the following sequence of courses:

Course
Title
Credits
MKT B330 International Marketing
3
MKT B340 Promotions Management
3
MKT B390 Consumer Analysis + Research
3
MKT B450 Advanced Marketing Strategy
3
MKT B### Marketing Electives 6
  Business Electives 6
Total Credits in Major 24
Total Credits in Degree 120

OTHER INFORMATION

Course + Elective Descriptions

Common Curriculum Requirements

Business Adjunct Requirements

Business Core Requirements