Marketing Cluster

This career cluster prepares for careers in planning, managing and performing varieties of marketing activities to create, communicate and deliver value to customers and manage customer relationships in ways that benefit the organization and its stakeholders.

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Marketing At-A-Glance

Typical High School Classes

  • Marketing
  • Marketing Management
  • Entrepreneurship

Career & Technical Student Organizations

Get involved with these organizations that support Marketing!

DECA
Nebraska FBLA

H3 Occupations & Average Entry Wage

Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists – $37,072
Public Relations Specialists – $30,474
Sales Managers – $64,461
Marketing Managers – $57,249
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products – $37,414
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers – $53,615
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products – $34,572

Find more H3 jobs at: h3.ne.gov

*This H3 list based on projected highest number of openings in Nebraska through 2024. Source: Nebraska Department of Labor, Office of Labor Market Information

Education Pathways to begin your career

 

Pathway Certificate Diploma Associate’s Degree Bachelor’s Degree Military
ADVERTISING
APPAREL AND TEXTILE MARKETING MANAGEMENT
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT
BUSINESS, MARKETING, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEACHER
ECONOMICS
ENTREPENEURSHIP
FASHION MERCHANDISING
INTERNATIONAL MARKETING
MARKETING ASSISTANT/ SPECIALIST
MARKETING MANAGEMENT
PUBLIC RELATIONS, ADVERTISING AND APPLIED COMMUNICATION
REAL ESTATE
RETAIL MANAGEMENT
SALES, DISTRIBUTION AND MARKETING OPERATIONS
SELLING SKILLS AND SALES OPERATIONS

Check out all education and training options. Entry into these careers may begin with:

  • Apprenticeships
  • On-the-job training
  • Attaining stackable credentials
  • Entry-level employment

Entrepreneurship is a career choice!

Start your own business!