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Common Job Titles of Walton College Graduates

  • Franchise Coordinator
  • Account Analyst
  • Business Management Specialist
  • Customer Development Sales Analyst
  • Digital Marketing Assistant
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Recruiting Assistant
  • Sales Manager
  • Sales Recruiter
  • Sales Strategy and Planning Analyst
  • Social Media Marketing Manager
  • Special Event Coordinator

*Information Sourced from 2021-2023 FDS Survey Responses

Key Terms for Job Searching

  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Brand Manager
  • Digital Marketing Specialist
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Advertising Coordinator
  • Sales and Marketing Associate
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Product Marketing Manager

Key Terms for Entry-Level Job Searching

  • Specialist
  • Consultant
  • Assistant
  • Coordinator
  • Associate
  • Analyst


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1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Career Service Hours

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Tuesday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm