A program that focuses on the creation, execution, transmission, and evaluation of commercial messages in various media intended to promote and sell products, services, and brands; and that prepares individuals to function as advertising assistants, technicians, and managers. Includes instruction in advertising theory, marketing strategy, advertising design and production methods, campaign methods and techniques, media management, related principles of business management, and applicable technical and equipment skills.
Of the 4,337 Advertising degrees granted each year at the Bachelors degree level, 36% percent of whom are men and the other 64% percent are women. Did you know that Texas has more students graduating with a degree in Advertising than any other state in the US? In fact, Texas awarded 761 degrees last year! The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Advertising is $41,400.
The University of Texas at Austin, Michigan State University and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign are three schools well-known for Advertising programs. In fact, there are 343 students at The University of Texas at Austin pursuing a Bachelors degree in Advertising. Take a look at the college options in the table below.