Ridgewater College offers several programs in the marketing field. Students can earn an A.A.S. degree or diploma in marketing and sales management. All of the programs offer a curriculum that centers on theory and practical experience through internships.
Course Outline
Required Courses
(16 Courses)
Course Title Credits
MSM 1101 Principles of Marketing
MSM 1103 Basic Sales Techniques
MSM 1137 Business Math and Accounting
MSM 1205 Business Presentations
MSM 1212 Personal Finance
MSM 1220 Advertising
MSM 1818 Internship I 3-6*
MSM 1819 Internship II 1-3*
MSM 2102 Professional Sales
MSM 2105 Computer Applications
MSM 2110 Principles of Supervision
MSM 2125 E-Commerce & Social Media
MSM 2203 Management Issues
MSM 2207 Merchandising Management
MSM 2823 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
MSM 2833 International Business
Total Credits: 48  
Note there is a data error. The credits listed in this section total 42 while the section is listed as having 48 credits.
General Studies Applied Required Courses
(1 Course)
Course Title Credits
GSIS 1403 Professional Developmental Skills
Total Credits: 3  
General Studies Applied Elective Courses
(select 3 credits from the courses below)
Choose one of the following options or any other 3 credits of General Studies courses.
Course Title Credits
GSCM 1122 Applied Oral and Written Communications 2*
GSWS 1402 Employment Prep & Retention
Total Credits: 3  
Total Diploma Credits: 54  

*Credits for this course are variable. See your Advisor about this course.