Major in Advertising
A bachelor of arts degree in advertising from the Greenlee School will prepare you for a career in business and industry or for graduate education. You’ll find career opportunities in professions requiring applied communication expertise. Upon graduation, you’ll be qualified for positions in the creative and account sides of advertising within businesses, agencies and media. Coursework in this major focuses on writing, research, digital and emerging media and professional abilities. You are required to complete a capstone internship experience to practice and refine your skills.
Greenlee School advertising students have interned at Flynn Wright, MARC USA, Hearst Digital, Gannett Digital, Leo Burnett Worldwide and many other agencies, businesses and media outlets.
All Greenlee majors are required to pass a grammar test prior to enrolling in JL MC 201: Reporting and Writing for the Mass Media. Learn more about the Poynter Institute Exam (PIE).