Career Community: Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations

Career Community icon: Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations

Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations

Marketing, Advertising, and Public Relations is a career community focused on the transferrable skills of written and verbal communication in a variety of different career paths. This includes everything from global, multibillion-dollar businesses that connect manufacturers to consumers and small nonprofits that create and disseminate content specific constituencies or audiences. Connect with your Career Coach for personalized advice!

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Personal or general interests that indicate this community might be a good fit:
Writing, public speaking, social media, art/drawing, painting, digital content creation, watching and discussing sports, reading, building friendships

Industries in which
you might seek employment
after graduation:


Careers you might consider
after graduation:

  • Marketing
  • Communiation
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Design
  • Sales
  • Advertising Account Manager
  • Advertising Executive
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Crisis Management Specialist
  • Copywriter/Copy Editor
  • Graphic Designer
  • Sales/Account Manager
  • Podcasting Engineer
  • Community Outreach Specialist
  • Social Media Specialist

Meet Your Career Coach:

Erin McAlhaney, Career Coach

Erin McAlhaney, M.Ed. (she/her/hers)

Career Coach
(614) 247-9187

Erin joined Career Success in August of 2021. While she is originally from the Chicago suburbs Erin has called Ohio home for the past 6 years now. She received her Bachelor of Science in Education focused on Sport Industry from The Ohio State University in 2019 and her Master of Education in College Student Personnel from Ohio University in 2021. Erin is passionate about all things leadership, sport, and career development, and is dedicated to helping Buckeyes connect their passions to their careers.


Jobs and Internships for members of this Career Community

Guides and tip sheets you'll find useful:

  1. Getting Started with Networking

  2. Writing Your Elevator Pitch

  3. Creating an Online Portfolio

Helpful Links for Members of this Career Community

Careers in Marketing
Site offers postings for advertising, PR, research, retailing and non-profit.

American Marketing Association – Columbus
Career advice and links from the Columbus chapter

Site for postings covering a broad range of marketing functions.

American Advertising Federation Job Bank
A partner in the Marketing Career Network, this resource assists in finding to advertising or marketing jobs.

AIGA Design Jobs
Postings for a variety of design disciplines:  advertising, exhibit, graphic, industrial, interaction, interior, and web

Thousands of jobs separated into four categories: advertising, marketing, design, and web.

Find jobs in social media, publishing, advertising, PR, and television, along with career-related advice articles.

The PRSA Jobcenter connects hiring employers with qualified Public Relations and Communication candidates through cost effective products that promote open positions and company brands to active and passive jobseekers.

Find paid internships, part-time jobs and entry-level opportunities at thousands of startups and Fortune 500s. 

Find internships perfect for your career path with our internship search function. See YouTern's blog for tips on making your internship a success!

Industry Connections for Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations

If you're an employer that is interested in recruiting from this population of students at The Ohio State University, we've made it easy for you! Director of Industry Connections Scott Kustis is your point of contact. Scott can help you explore our Career Fairs and Expos, our signature programs, and develop a recruiting strategy to hire from the high-caliber and diverse population of students and recent alumni.

Director of Industry Connections, Scott Kustis (headshot)

Scott Kustis, MBA (he/him/his)
Director, Industry Connections
(614) 292-6961