Business Marketing Programs | Westmoreland County Community College, Youngwood, Pennsylvania


An Intro to Business with Emphasis on Marketing


What Will I Learn?

The Business, AAS - Marketing Option and the Business, Certificate - Marketing  provide an introduction to business with an emphasis on marketing theory and application. The courses develop an understanding of the marketing process and provide insight into the use of advertising, sales, promotion and public relations.

Both programs are available in person and 100% online.

What Will I Earn?

If you plan to stay in the region, there are many occupations related to this program degree and certificates. In the 10-county region* surrounding Westmoreland County Community College, the earnings for occupations in this field range from $16.95 - 62.17 per hour, with an average hourly wage of $35.51.

It is important to remember that wages vary based on level of education, experience, job location and other factors. 

Source: Data provided by Lightcast™ ( 2023.1

* 10-county region includes Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Washington and Westmoreland. 

Career Opportunities

Graduates may find employment as assistant marketing managers, junior advertising executives, product managers, product designers, administrative assistants, project managers, and in positions in public relations and media.