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Online Marketing Degree Completion


Coastal Carolina University is offering an online degree completion program in marketing.

Students who have earned one or more of the degrees below, or who meet the below criteria, will be exempt from the university core curriculum:

  • Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree
  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree from a regionally accredited college or university within the United States
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited international institution of higher education
  • Master’s degree from an accredited international institution of higher education
  • Transfer students with an earned A.A., A.S., B.A. or B.S. degree,
  • International students with an earned B.A. or B.S. degree
  • International students with an earned master’s degree with 150 credit hours

Those who have not earned an A.A. or A.S. degree may be subject to taking core curriculum classes to qualify.

Please note: If you have an Associate in Applied Sciences (AAS) degree, you do NOT qualify for the core curriculum waiver.

Also, there may be some required courses unavailable online such as MATH 138, CBAD 291, etc.

An outline of the courses is below:

Business Core Requirements (39-45 Credits) *


A minimum grade of ‘C’ is required in all business core courses.

Lower Level Business Core (15-21 credits)


Complete the following courses:

Upper-Level Business Core (24 credits)


Complete the following courses:

Note: Credits for courses taken as part of the core curriculum are not counted elsewhere in the major.

Major Requirements (18 Credits)


Minimum grade of ‘C’ is required in major requirements.

Complete the following courses:


Choose three from the following: (9 Credits)



Electives (0-10 Credits)

For more information, contact Monica B. Fine, Ph.D., chairperson of the Department of Marketing and Hospitality, Resort and Tourism Management, at 843-349-2229 or mfine@coastal.edu