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Undergraduate Major Business Administration Marketing 

Learn How to Reach New Audiences as a Business and Marketing Major

Marketing is the driving force of business and organizational success. When you pursue a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing, you'll learn how to implement innovative marketing and business strategies that grow companies. Earning a marketing-focused business degree can help prepare you for a variety of careers in the dynamic, creative, results-oriented field of marketing.

See Yourself Succeed in Marketing

At Southern New Hampshire University, you'll take core courses that provide a well-rounded business administration foundation and dive deeper into specific disciplines to enhance your skill sets, preparing you for a variety of positions in marketing.

As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of majoring in business administration at SNHU include:

  • Supportive community. Join the SNHU campus community of students who are closely connected with faculty and staff dedicated to your success.
  • Affordability. SNHU is one of the most affordable private, nonprofit universities in New Hampshire, and students who qualify could receive up to $20,000 in grants and scholarships. (This scholarship amount is only for students who do not need a visa to study in the U.S.)
  • Innovative programs. Save time and tuition with our three-year degree programs or study abroad at little or no extra cost.
  • Accessible faculty. Learn from highly credentialed faculty members who are experts in their fields and interact with you in the classroom, dining hall, fitness center, and anywhere else you need them.
  • Opportunity. Tap into our nationwide network of alumni and strong connections with employers for internship and career opportunities.
  • Campus experience. Enjoy more than 50 student clubs, Division II athletics, and fun events on our 300-acre campus in Manchester, N.H., named a "Best Place to Live" by Money magazine.

Internships & Outcomes

With your specialized business administration degree from SNHU, you’ll be in a great position to begin an internship or career in marketing. SNHU faculty, alumni and our career development staff can help connect you with experiential learning opportunities that prepare you to enter the business world.

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports various employment opportunities in marketing are expected to increase by 10% through 2026.* In 2016, about 34% of advertising and promotions managers worked for advertising and PR agencies.*

Curriculum

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing curriculum provides students with the opportunity to concentrate on a specific area of business and the flexibility to tailor their degrees to meet their specific needs.

Courses To Prepare You For Your Career

SNHU's bachelor's in marketing program includes:

  • General education
  • Business core
  • Degree-specific courses

General Education Program

Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and insights you need to move forward. In recent years, employers have stressed the need for graduates with higher order skills - the skills that go beyond technical knowledge - such as:

  • Writing
  • Communication
  • Analysis
  • Problem solving

All undergraduate students are required to take general education classes. Through foundation, exploration and integration courses, students learn to think critically, creatively and collaboratively, giving you the edge employers are looking for.

Business Core Program

Programs in the School of Business require learners to complete the business core program, which includes a variety of business-specific courses. This program focuses on 10 core competencies to prepare you for success wherever you go.

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Campus Undergraduate Costs

Our Manchester campus aims to keep tuition and related costs low for our students so that you can pursue your degree and your goals. More than 90% of our students receive some form of financial aid, and students who qualify could receive up to $20,000 in grants and scholarships.

University Accreditation

Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) as well as several other accrediting bodies.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, on the Internet, at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/advertising-promotions-and-marketing-managers.htm (viewed online April 9, 2018). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.