Is an Online Advertising Education Possible?

Yes! Kaplan University, the highest ranking online advertising school, is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding advertisers, advertising specialists, marketing specialists, marketers, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 35,760 people employed as advertising and promotions managers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $97,670. Market research analysts make on average $67,500 per year and there are about 226,410 of them employed today. Online schools like Kaplan University have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Advertising Common Job Tasks
  • writing about a product
  • working with art department to design a logo
  • selling an ad to the newspaper
  • making a commercial for television or radio
  • casting and hiring talent for a commercial ad
  • designing art work for a magazine ad
  • meeting with a client to present ad proposals
  • creating story boards for an ad
  • conducting market research
  • creating a favorable image for a client
Popular Journals & Magazines Advertising Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Graphic Designer
  • Entry Level Marketing & Advertising
  • Public Relations Assistant
  • Public Relations Assistant
  • Event Marketing-Entry Level Advertising/Sales
  • Marketing Director
  • Advertising Director
  • Account Management Coordinator
  • Senior Director of Communications
  • DVC Sales & Marketing Director
Top Cities for Advertising
  • Danbury
  • Punta Gorda
  • Muskegon
  • Barnstable
  • Pocatello
  • Myrtle Beach
  • Sherman
  • Hot Springs
  • El Centro
  • Missoula
Top States for Advertising
  • California
  • Georgia
  • New York
  • Florida
  • Michigan
  • Illinois
  • New Jersey
  • Washington D.C.
  • Washington
  • Oregon
Common Advertising Degree Program Names
  • BA in Advertising and Marketing Communication and Journalism
  • Advertising and Economics BA
  • Bachelors in Business Psychology and Advertising
  • Masters in Advertising and Human Resource Management
  • Bachelor of Business and Advertising
  • BA in Advertising and Management
  • Masters in Creative Advertising
  • BA in Marketing with Advertising Emphasis
  • Marketing Communication and Events Management BA
  • BSC in Advertising and Marketing Communications in Business
Common Advertising Course Titles
  • Sports Marketing
  • Promotional Strategy
  • International Marketing
  • Advertising Media and Markets
  • Advertising Layout and Design
  • Mass Communication Law
  • Advertising Campaigns
  • Electronic Media Advertising
  • Responsibility in Mass Communication
  • Strategic Communication Campaigns

Advertising Programs by State & City