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Marketing Career Field
Meet and compete with other students and "test drive" a career in marketing.
Ohio College Tech Prep  
One Year Program, Seniors Only
4.0 elective
Certification: students have the opportunity to acquire the following certifications:
  • IC3 (Internet & Computing Core Certification)
You're entering your senior year, considering college. The number one declared major in college is business. And Marketing is at the heart of what all businesses do. In this one-year, seniors-only class, you'll learn about buying, selling, advertising, pricing and more. Engage in fun, hands-on project-based learning with students who share your interests. Acquire life skills, persuasive skills,, communication skills and organizational skills for today's world. You'll have daily early release from school for a paid, marketing co-op position to apply your skills and knowledge. (You must have your own transportation.) Prepare for an entry level business position or for college. 
Instructor: Germaine Polensek
Special Requirements: Marketing is taught in a digital environment. Strong computer and Internet skills are essential. You'll meet at CVCC for 1.5 hours daily and also work in a paid co-op job at an approved business site for at least 15 hours per week. Transportation will be your responsibility. You must acquire and hold a paid marketing-related job to meet the co-op requirement.
 What skills will I learn? What types of equipment are used?
  • How to sell
    • Yourself
    • Your ideas
    • Business opportunities
  • Communications skills
    • Presenting
    • Professional speaking
    • Professional writing
    • Social networking for business and profit
  • Employability skills
    • Creative problem solving
    • Working in teams with diverse membership
    • Use of technology
    • Forming and maintaining relationships
  • iPod Touches
  • Laptop computers
  • Digital cameras
  • Digital video
  • Scanners
  • Telephones
Find CVCC:
(440) 526-5200
8001 Brecksville Rd
Brecksville, OH 44141
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