College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the Best Master's in Marketing: Penn, Texas A&M and UT-Austin Lead Rankings

Best Master’s in Marketing, College Choice, Marketing, marketing careers, marketing education, marketing industry, Marketing management, marketing research analysis, Pr, Public relations, Texas A&M, University of Pennsylvania, University of Texas-AustinThe field of marketing is expecting significant growth in the upcoming years—according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in marketing management are poised for 9-percent growth in the next 10 years, and jobs in marketing research analysis are expected to increase by 19 percent. To help propel industry growth, skills acquisition and talent availability, College Choice, a leader in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2017 ranking for the Best Master’s in Marketing.

“Anyone interested in moving into an area of increased specialization in marketing should consider how a master’s degree in the field might help,” said Christian Amondson, managing editor of College Choice, in a news release. “It’s also worth noting that the median income of someone with a master’s in marketing can double the median income of a bachelor’s degree holder.”

College Choice created the 2017 ranking for Best Master’s in Marketing based on a program’s reputation alongside its average return on investment. The sources for this information come from a variety of publicly accessible records, including a nationwide survey published by the Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA, U.S. News & World Report, the National Center for Education Statistics, and

The College Choice 2017 ranking for the Best Master’s in Marketing finds the marketing program at the University of Pennsylvania in the top spot. Texas A&M University and the University of Texas-Austin round out the top three.

The complete alphabetical rankings are as follows:

  • Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Columbia University in the City of New York, New York, NY
  • DePaul University, Chicago, IL
  • Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
  • Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
  • Ohio State University-Main Campus, Columbus, OH
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus, Stillwater, OK
  • Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia, AR
  • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
  • Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Texas A & M University-College Station, College Station, TX
  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
  • University of Cincinnati-Main Campus, Cincinnati, OH
  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • University of Georgia, Athens, GA
  • University of Maryland-College Park, College Park, MD
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, MA
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • University of Tampa, Tampa, FL
  • University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
  • University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
  • University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
  • University of Washington-Seattle Campus, Seattle, WA
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
  • Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, IN
  • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, MO
  • West Texas A&M University, Canyon, TX
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA

College Choice is a leading authority in college and university rankings, searches and resources dedicated to helping students and their families find the right college. The site publishes rankings and reviews that make finding the best colleges for different interests easier and more fun, as well as resources to help students get into, pay for, and thrive at the college of their choice.

Source: PR Newswire; edited by Richard Carufel

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