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Marketing Degree at SNU

At SNU, we want your educational needs to extend beyond textbook materials and lectures. That’s why our marketing program strives to give you practical experience in and out of the classroom with real-life marketing activities. Consider spending a summer and one semester with Morningstar Internships, which provides an international combined study abroad/internship program. You will have the opportunity for hands-on experience assisting the very poor in developing countries with starting their own businesses, and study abroad through International Studies with a Business emphasis. This program will prepare you to work for multinational corporations as well as with international, non-government organizations all over the world!

Marketing Careers

When you graduate with your degree in marketing from SNU, you’ll have the preparation you need for a successful career in many professions such as:

  • Sales
  • Advertising
  • Consultant
  • Consumer Relations
  • Public Relations
  • Brand Promotion
  • Social Media
  • Event Planning
  • International Marketing

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Marketing - School of Business

The Program

  • Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP)
  • Experiential based learning with an emphasis on team development
  • Gain understanding of the international marketplace, marketing disciplines and how to integrate faith into the world of business
  • Enactus allows opportunities to serve the community or internationally
  • Many on-campus extracurricular learning opportunities

The Professors

  • Experts in their individual fields
  • Include one professor with over 25 years of marketing experience
  • Strive to develop close-knit student-faculty relationships to help ensure student success
  • Two-time winner of the student choice award, “Professor of the Year”

The Preparation

  • Recent graduates hold jobs in direct sales, international marketing, marketing research, advertising and more
  • SNU credits will be accepted by over 400 ACBSP accredited Universities in the pursuit of higher education after graduation
  • Mock interviews prepare seniors for real interviews as they enter the workforce

Contact

Rhonda Thorson, MSM
 Administrative Assistant, Adjunct Professor

 School of  Business
Phone: (405) 491-6359
Email:  rthorson@snu.edu

Alumni Spotlight

Todd Wetmore
Marketing Alumni at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma
Currently: Merchandise financial planner for the wireless team at Wal-Mart

Responsibilities: Manages the P&L for the wireless accessories business as well as the landline telephones (“Yes, we still sell a lot of those,” says Wetmore). He develops his plans by working cross functionally with his buyers to make financially-based decisions in their products in order to increase sales and profits and to understand the inventory impact.

Accomplishments: Wetmore was chosen to attend Wal-Mart’s buyer training program after graduation from SNU. He recently received the Forecast Accuracy Award, an award given to the planner who can forecast the most accurately on the core metrics of sales, profit and inventory.

In His Words: “SNU gave me the tools to excel at what I do every day. I attended SNU for an undergrad degree in business and from that I have been able to acquire the frame work needed to be adaptable and a strong ethical leader in the corporate world.”


Our Nazarene Heritage

Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read More