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Field of Study: Marketing

Things to know

People who work in this field need a good understanding of the broader culture in which consumers make buying decisions. For that reason, you should take a wide selection of courses in non-business subjects. Good skills in writing, speaking, and critical thinking are needed for advancement in the business world.

Business courses in high school can be useful preparation for a career in marketing. You should take only a few, especially if you intend to earn an MBA, so that your high school transcript shows that you are preparing for a demanding college-level program.

 

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