How To Earn A Marketing Degree Online DESCRIPTION: If you are looking to earn a marketing degree online, you have come to the right place! While I may not be a college that offers a degree in marketing, I can explain a bit about the process and what you can expect with your experience in pursuing this degree. ARTICLE: Are you looking to obtain a marketing degree online? If so, you may have a few different questions about the whole process. I have been an instructor for the last two decades, and I can tell you everything you need to know about earning online marketing degrees and how to make it a successful experience. To start, let's go over the requirements for taking marketing courses online. While it depends on the college as well as the marketing degree, you will likely need to be a citizen of the United States. You will also need to have a high school diploma or G.E.D., and depending on the program, you may need a previous marketing education. It's important to look closely at the admission requirements before applying. Another common question that people have about a degree in marketing is how long will it take to complete the degree? This is another question that again depends on the college and the program. If you take five classes at a time, you are likely looking at around 4 years to obtain your bachelors. A master's degree will likely require an additional 1-2 years. It can be a time commitment, but it can certainly payoff in your career. It's worth noting though that this is a degree that you can still potentially do in your spare time. While most individuals would have to quit their job when attending offline school, the flexibility of online schooling makes receiving this degree a possibility while continuing to work. It's important to take a close look at your schedule and commitments though to ensure that you could fit this education into your busy schedule. So how about the classes that are actually included in the program? In any marketing program, you will likely have classes relating to marketing, statistics, financing, macroeconomics, law and ethics, computer applications, and more. By earning a business marketing degree, you are gaining education in many different fields. This is education that will prepare you for a career in business. In all, studying for a marketing degree can be quite a wise decision. A marketing degree is something that will always come in handy, as there will always be a need for it no matter what happens with the economy. So do yourself a favor and take that next step!