Department of Marketing

A World-Changing Year

The year 2020 has proved to be a world-changing year. The health and well-being of all members of our campus community continue to be our top priority.



During this transition period, the Department of Marketing will be responding to student inquiries and advising requests via email.  Please reach out to the Marketing Program Advisor, Emily Cronauer, at ecronauer@niu.edu with questions or to schedule a virtual advising appointment.

Students with registration issues related to MKTG classes should use the "Registration Help" link for assistance.

Registration Help

Our innovative curriculum will prepare you to meet the needs of a globally competitive and interconnected economy. You can design a curriculum to suit your needs and aspirations, choosing from areas such as international marketing, promotional management, marketing research, retailing and new product development.

  • Digital marketing
  • Retail management
  • Professional selling

The Marketing Student Portfolio is a collection of assignments you'll prepare to showcase your skills and learning as they relate to marketing concepts. You're encouraged to use your portfolio during the job interview process.

  • Annual Golf Outing
  • Marketing and Sales Talent Night
  • Meet the Mentor Night
  • Professional Sales Bowling Event
  • Sales Decathlon

Our solid partnerships within the Chicago-area business community provide support in many ways, including:

  • Providing internship opportunities
  • Funding marketing scholarships
  • Offering career assistance and employment opportunities to our students

Department Resources

Contact Us

Department of Marketing
Barsema Hall
740 Garden Road
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-1714
mktg@niu.edu

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