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Sales Representative

at Ridgewater College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 33
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Selling Skills and Sales Operations. A program that prepares individuals to possess the skills associated with direct promotion of products and services to potential customers and to function as independent sales representatives and managers. Includes instruction in consumer psychology, image projection, public speaking and interpersonal communications, sales organization and operations, customer relations, professional standards and ethics, and applicable technical skills.

Program Locations

  • Ridgewater College, Hutchinson 55350

Labor Market Information

  • Travel Agents

  • Median wage: $14.87/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Advertising Sales Agents

  • Median wage: $23.71/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives

  • Median wage: $29.91/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Wholesale and Manufacturing Sales Representatives of Technical or Scientific Products

  • Median wage: $50.84/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Insurance Sales Agents

  • Median wage: $29.35/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Parts Salespersons

  • Median wage: $15.02/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers

  • Median wage: $33.75/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Sales Engineers

  • Median wage: $44.76/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists

  • Median wage: $25.84/hour
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
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Ridgewater College
Ridgewater College
2101 15th Ave NW Willmar, MN 56201 Toll-Free: (800) 722-1151 Local: (320) 222-5200 TTY: (800) 627-3529