Welcome to the Department of Marketing and Real Estate at the University of West Georgia.
Our Marketing degree prepares students for a wide range of careers in Marketing, including Brand/Product Management; Sales Promotion; Sales Management; Personal Selling; Advertising; Public Relations; Retailing; Direct Marketing; International Marketing; and Marketing Research .
Our Real Estate degree prepares students for careers in all aspects of Commercial and Residential Real Estate, including Sales and Marketing; Appraising; Brokerage; Mortgage Banking; and Investment Analysis.
We also offer a Certificate in Sales and a Certificate in Advertising program which can be completed by business or non-business majors along with classes for their degree programs. These certificates can significantly enhance the chances of securing a job and succeeding in any sales or advertising related field.
A Marketing Minor or a Real Estate Minor (15 credit hours) is recommended for non-business majors interested in these fields of study. A double major is recommended for business majors interested in more than one area within business.
Qualified juniors and seniors have a chance to work on internships with local businesses, enroll in our study abroad programs in London and China, Prague and Budapest, and Barcelona/Madrid, and to join the local student chapter of the American Marketing Association (The Marketing Club). Our department is strongly committed to the university's philosophy of educational excellence in a personal environment, and our highly qualified faculty makes every effort to ensure the success of our students.