Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies: Marketing Minor

  • Overview

     

    Whether students are pursuing a minor in marketing as a career goal, expanding new interests, or simply hoping to enhance their skills, this area of study can be an extremely beneficial choice in the Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) program. The courses, which are taught by faculty with extensive knowledge and experience, will offer opportunities for students to explore many different perspectives in the marketing field. In addition, while gaining a current understanding in today’s marketplace, a minor in marketing can help students bring great value to the organizations in which they work.

    Also, as part of the Bachelor of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) program you can complement your minor with another area of study. Learn more about other approved minors in the program

    At a Glance

    • Industry-specific curriculum prepares you for more responsible positions in a variety of occupations.
    • Courses blend content with your professional experience, allowing for immediate application in your work setting.
    • A generous credit-transfer policy is designed to award maximum credit for both traditional and non-traditional learning experience.
    • Faculty with practical experience work one-on-one with you to ensure your success.
    • Flexible online format that allows you to study at your own schedule, at your own pace and at your own location. No on-campus residency required.
  • Curriculum
    Bachelor degree students must complete 128 credits, and at least 25% must be completed through Saint Joseph's College. As part of the IDS program, baccalaureate students will have an opportunity to study across disciplines. Students pursuing an associate’s degree in IDS will complete one approved minor. Students can also pursue the Marketing minor as part of the Associate of Science, Interdisciplinary Studies (AS BA, IDS) degree program. 
  • Some of our faculty
    • Edward L. Hatch

      PhD Candidate, Boston University
      MSBA, Lesley University
      BS, University of Maine

    • Garrett Van Atta

      MBA, Saint Joseph's College
      BS, Keene State College

      Learn more about Garrett

    • Nancy S. Kristiansen

      Director, Business Administration Program

      MS, Suffolk University
      AS, Mount Wachusett Community College

    Edward L. Hatch

    PhD Candidate, Boston University
    MSBA, Lesley University
    BS, University of Maine

    Garrett Van Atta

    MBA, Saint Joseph's College
    BS, Keene State College

    Learn more about Garrett

    Nancy S. Kristiansen

    Director, Business Administration Program

    MS, Suffolk University
    AS, Mount Wachusett Community College

  • Student Stories
    • Joshua Sheehan

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      Joshua Sheehan, Education Coordinator, Phoenix, AZ

    • Anne Noyes

      My online experience at Saint Joseph's has been extremely positive. I have been welcomed and helped by advisors,

      professors, and office staff. It is the best school I have ever attended.

      Anne Noyes, Fitness Studio Owner, Old Orchard Beach, Maine

    • Robert Catania

      Everyone is very helpful and the communication is great.

      Robert Catania, Police Lieutenant, Rocky Hill, CT

  • Career Moves
    The Marketing minor offers excellent opportunities for students who are interested in expanding their understanding of marketing needs and strategies. Learning about advertising, marketing management, and approaches in social media are some examples of areas of emphasis in this minor. Students also gain an understanding of how to apply their knowledge in real world settings in career areas such as Sales & Promotion, Marketing Research, Purchasing & Procurement, Social Media Management, Entertainment Marketing, and many more.