Walsh College

Master of Science in Marketing (MSMKT)

Earn your Master of Science in Marketing at the only school that offers it in the state of Michigan: Walsh College. Our rigorous program will position you to think outside the box and help businesses get ahead with unique and effective marketing plans. The MSMKT at Walsh College delves into brand management and provides valuable hands-on experience in research and analytics. You’ll graduate with the tools, skills, and confidence to lead in marketing.

Customize Your Capstone

The Walsh College MSMKT requires a capstone experience as either an internship or a consulting project. 

Double Your Expertise

Earn two graduate degrees in one concise program. Combine the strength of the MBA with the depth of the MSMKT in a 60-credit hour program and double your leadership expertise.

Master of Science in Marketing Courses

The MSMKT program consists of 11 courses for 33 semester credit hours. The MSMKT degree requires a minimum of 21 semester credit hours in residence at Walsh College. The MSMKT is available as a dual degree with the MBA for only 27 additional credit hours of study for a total of 60 credits. 

The Marketing coursework gives you foundational understanding of the complexities of human behavior and product development. Creativity and Innovation explores the crucial role creativity and innovation plays in business. You’ll develop new ways of thinking and strategies for stimulating and managing innovation. Consumer Behavior focuses on the factors that affect behavior driving product sales. You will investigate principles of group dynamics and learn to use demographics and consumer behavior to project trends and make marketing decisions.


Learning Outcomes

The Master of Science in Marketing at Walsh College equips you with the knowledge and expertise to help businesses and corporations succeed in a competitive market. The courses prepare you with the communication skills for not only leading a team but representing a business in the marketplace. Upon completion of the Master of Science in Marketing, you’ll be ready to:

  • Create and manage a company's brand for a competitive advantage.
  • Stimulate and energize teams for creativity and innovation.
  • Develop public relations strategies with press releases, social media messaging, and crisis communications.
  • Strategize using consumer behavior and metrics to promote a business’s brand.
  • Evaluate marketing tactics and market ethically and effectively.

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Apply online or speak with an advisor today. Call the Admissions Office at 248-823-1600 or email us. Appointments are available Monday through Friday, and walk-ins are welcome on Wednesdays from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

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Employment Opportunities

Marketing professionals are employed in virtually every industry. Walsh College MSMKT graduates find jobs in automotive, packaged goods, heavy duty commercial, retail, financial, and technological industries.

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Your network is an essential part of career success. The Walsh College Marketing Association (WCMA) gives you marketing-related networking opportunities, such as company tours, guest speakers, and community involvement. WCMA events connect you with fellow students and industry experts, which can help you build your network. The WCMA gives you hands-on experience with marketing ideas and strategies.