Degrees and Certificates

Requirements for the Marketing Major

  • A student must complete the following required courses from Linfield or in approved transfer:

ECON 210 Principles of Economics
BNAC 260 Financial Accounting
BNAC 261 Managerial Accounting
BNMG 310 Organizational Behavior and Management
BNMK 321 Marketing
BNSS 340 Business Law
BNFN 341 Financial Management
BNSS 495 Strategic Management (MWI)

  • A student must complete at least 3 marketing electives above the level of BNFN 341. These courses must be taken through Linfield.

Linfield Marketing Electives

BNMK 420 Sales and Sales Management
BNMK 421 Promotions Management
BNMK 426 International Marketing
BNMK 427* Topics in Marketing
BNSS 480** Independent Study
BNSS 487** Internship

*may be repeated with different content
**if the topic/internship is closely related to marketing as determined by the instructor.

Departmental Policy on Prerequisites

The Department presumes that students will have taken the applicable prerequisite(s) when registering for courses. Prerequisites may be waived when the Department Chair deems that a student’s background or other extenuating circumstances render the applicable prerequisite(s) unnecessary. This approval must be obtained prior to registration for class.

Meeting Marketing Course Requirements by Transfer Credits

Required courses such as Marketing, Management, Business Law can be satisfied by approved transfer courses. In instances where content of a course is not clear from its title, you may be asked to provide additional information in the form of a catalog description or syllabus.