Best Colleges with Advertising Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Advertising, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Advertising is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Advertising degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Advertising degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Advertising.

The Best Advertising Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY

Fashion Institute of Technology offers 2 Advertising Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a large city. In 2015, 554 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 328 Associate's degrees, and 226 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
2 The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX

The University of Texas at Austin offers 3 Advertising Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 337 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 250 Bachelor's degrees, 77 Master's degrees, and 10 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 100 Reviews
3 Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University offers 2 Advertising Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 408 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 394 Bachelor's degrees, and 14 Master's degrees.

Based on 80 Reviews
4 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers 1 Advertising Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 335 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 335 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 132 Reviews
5 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers 2 Advertising Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 222 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 210 Bachelor's degrees, and 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
6 University of Florida Gainesville, FL

University of Florida offers 2 Advertising Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 155 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 153 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 84 Reviews
7 University of Georgia Athens, GA

University of Georgia offers 1 Advertising Degree program. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 173 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 173 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
8 Syracuse University Syracuse, NY

Syracuse University offers 3 Advertising Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 113 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 98 Bachelor's degrees, and 15 Master's degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
9 University of Oregon Eugene, OR

University of Oregon offers 2 Advertising Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 222 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 222 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 68 Reviews
10 University of Miami Coral Gables, FL

University of Miami offers 1 Advertising Degree program. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 81 students graduated in the study area of Advertising with students earning 81 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews

List of Advertising Schools in the U.S.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Fashion Institute of Technology Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY
2/5
21 : 1 9,565
The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
3/5
18 : 1 50,950
Michigan State University Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
3/5
18 : 1 50,538
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL
4/5
20 : 1 45,842
University of Florida University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2/5
20 : 1 50,645
University Logo University of Georgia Athens, GA
3/5
18 : 1 36,130
Syracuse University Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
5/5
18 : 1 21,789
University of Oregon University of Oregon Eugene, OR
3/5
20 : 1 24,032
University of Miami University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
5/5
11 : 1 16,825
Temple University Temple University Philadelphia, PA
4/5
15 : 1 38,007
The University of Alabama The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL
3/5
25 : 1 37,098
Pepperdine University Pepperdine University Malibu, CA
5/5
16 : 1 7,632
Southern Methodist University Southern Methodist University Dallas, TX
5/5
14 : 1 11,643
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
Brigham Young University-Provo Brigham Young University-Provo Provo, UT
2/5
24 : 1 33,469
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
University of Central Florida University of Central Florida Orlando, FL
2/5
41 : 1 62,953
Rowan University Rowan University Glassboro, NJ
3/5
19 : 1 16,155
University of San Francisco University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA
5/5
15 : 1 10,797
University of South Carolina-Columbia University of South Carolina-Columbia Columbia, SC
3/5
20 : 1 33,724
Marquette University Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
5/5
15 : 1 11,491
Grand Valley State University Grand Valley State University Allendale, MI
3/5
20 : 1 25,325
Pace University-New York Pace University-New York New York, NY
5/5
18 : 1 12,843
Texas State University Texas State University San Marcos, TX
3/5
28 : 1 37,979

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Getting an Advertising Degree Online

Schools offering online Advertising degrees

Online Advertising degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 146 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Advertising degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Academy of Art University 0 7 47 92 0
Appalachian State University 0 0 55 0 0
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus 0 0 25 0 0
Webster University 0 0 0 23 0
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division 12 0 0 0 0
How many schools offer online Advertising degrees?
  • 4 Certificates
  • 2 Associate's
  • 5 Bachelor's
  • 2 Master's

What degrees do people get in Advertising?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 24 Colleges 387 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 142 Colleges 4,810 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 33 Colleges 332 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 1 Colleges 10 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 14 Colleges 338 Graduates

Advertising Degree Overview

When it comes to choosing a Advertising degree, there are many choices for a traditional degree as well as higher education possibilities. The most common path for those earning a degree in Advertising can look for a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most commonplace Advertising degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Advertising degree that people get is an associate's degree. While a bachelor's degree is the likely degree choice, getting an associate's degree degree isn't out of the question. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. Finding the right Advertising degree for you not only requires the flexibility of your time and schedule but also a look into the schools the offer the degree as well as what options are available to you once you earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Advertising degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$3,211 Public In-State
$6,777 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$8,943 Public In-State
$23,938 Private In-State
$20,410 Public Out-of-State
$23,938 Private Out-of-State
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