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Develop Strong Communication Skills. Combine Creative Thinking With Business Strategy at NU.

In marketing, we often refer to the “four Ps”: price, place, promotion, and product. The Marketing Communications degree has a strong focus on the promotion part of the marketing mix.

Our program helps students understand and develop the strategies that are used by companies to reach their target market through various types of communication.

We use interactive, hands-on learning opportunities to help students develop a unified and seamless experience for consumers to interact with the brand. This program Includes all aspects of marketing communication such as advertising, sales promotion, public relations, direct marketing, and social media.

At Northwood University, you’ll start your major classes your freshman year. In fact, all Northwood University Marketing Communications students get to design a marketing communications campaign for an actual company during their first year.

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Strategic Communication

We empower students to grasp and craft the strategies employed by companies to engage their target audience through diverse communication channels.

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Interactive Learning

Through immersive, hands-on experiences, students learn to create a seamless brand experience, fostering meaningful interactions between consumers and the brand.

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Comprehensive Approach

We cover all facets of marketing communication, including advertising, sales promotion, public relations, direct marketing, and social media, providing a well-rounded education.

Pursue Industry Excellence

Our professors and students share details about what makes the Marketing Communications program unique at NU.

What Jobs Can You Get with a Marketing Communications Degree?

Alumni from this program are making a significant impact in the field, both domestically and on the global stage. They’ve found success and are contributing their expertise to renowned companies

  • Brand Marketing Manager
  • Content Strategist
  • SEO Specialist
  • Media Relations Coordinator
  • Director of Communications
  • Multimedia Communications Specialist
  • JD Power and Associates
  • Kraft Foods
  • Shift Digital
  • Aldi USA
  • Gray Television

Forge Your Path Forward