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Advance your career with an A.S. in Sales & Marketing

CCU's Associate of Science in Marketing and Sales is a two-year degree program that will provide you with an introduction to the fields of marketing and sales. Marketing begins by understanding consumer behavior and discovering customers’ needs, then developing marketing strategies and tactics to satisfy those needs.

The marketing courses at CCU will give you the knowledge and communication skills you need to succeed in a variety of sales and marketing-related entry-level positions, including career opportunities in sales representatives, sales managers, marketing associates, professional selling, retail management, and more.

Program Focus

Marketing principles; consumer behavior; and advertising, promotion, and public relations

Every organization in today's competitive business environment — whether a large corporation, medium-size firm, small business, international nonprofit, or government agency — needs to be able to successfully market to their target audience or customer.

At CCU, our A.S. in Sales and Marketing Degree will help you learn the holistic value of marketing through market research, marketing communications, marketing management, and the development of an actionable marketing plan, including merchandising and pricing, all taught from a Christian perspective.

Complete an associate degree in Marketing and Sales in two years or less!

The 60-hour associate degree in Marketing and Sales can be completed in less than two years, even without any prior coursework. However, you can complete your study faster if you already have college, military, or technical credits. Find out how many transfer credits you may be able to receive!

What can you do with an associate degree in Marketing and Sales?

The Marketing and Sales associate degree will prepare you for entry-level careers in sales and marketing, such as direct marketing, business-to-business marketing, and digital marketing, including email and social media marketing. You'll understand the principles of marketing and develop critical-thinking skills that work both the left and right sides of your brain, improving your ability to think creatively and strategically.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that employment for advertising, promotions, and marketing managers will grow 10% from 2021-2031.

In addition, the associate degree program will provide the fundamentals and a solid foundation for further career advancement in areas like business communication and entrepreneurship if you continue to complete your bachelor's degree in a related field. All 60 credit hours of courses from the Marketing and Sales associate degree may be applied to the Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Sales at CCU.

Flexible options and benefits for adult learners

  • The marketing program is specially designed for adult students who are busy with work and family commitments.
  • Class format: 100% online.
  • Small class sizes encourage individualized learning and networking.
  • Students have direct access to professors who are also marketing professionals.
  • Students take one class at a time, in five-week blocks.
State Exclusions for Online Students

Colorado Christian University is required by the U.S. Department of Education to be in compliance with state laws regarding where we can offer distance and/or online education. The College of Adult and Graduate Studies at Colorado Christian University offers courses to online students in all states with some exceptions for specific academic programs.

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