Merced County Office of Education

Advanced Marketing-Atwater High School

 Advanced Marketing


Teacher:  Elaine Post
Phone: (209) 325-1200

Class Description
College Credit is Available
Prerequisite: Marketing Foundations-Community Classroom

Individualized advanced study in marketing concepts, procedures and applications. Students complete an internship in the areas of retail merchandising, restaurant and foods or distribution. Competencies of skills are developed through project based learning in the fields of entrepreneurship, promotion and/or advertising. Students will also build on their existing employability portfolio. Emphasis is placed on leadership skills and active participation in DECA is encouraged. ‚Äč

Teacher Information


Elaine Post comes to Atwater High School with more than 25 years of experience in marketing. From a journalist, to a public information officer, to economic and redevelopment director, she has worked in the Merced County area successfully promoting the public, education, government, cities, and land. Elaine has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Phoenix with support classes from Merced College and Sacramento State.
Mission Statement

I believe we are here to serve one another. Therefore I strive to serve my students with enthusiasm, motivation and sincerity. I believe learning is life-long, therefore I will strive to remain cutting edge and pledge to adapt curriculum to reflect today's marketplace and technologies. I believe it takes a community to raise a child. Therefore I will continue to reach out to the business community to encourage their participation as community classrooms, speakers, mentors, and supporters of our marketing program.

Class Resources

Advanced Marketing Brochure
College Articulation Information