The Wine Marketing Assistant Pathway Certificate includes parts of the full Viticulture and Enology one-year certificate and two-year degree that prepare students for entry-level positions in wine sales and distribution. Students can continue with either the Viticulture/Enology program or augment business skills. Students completing the program understand the role and function of marketing in the wine industry and the basic chemistry of winemaking; are able to conduct sensory evaluations of wine qualities; and have knowledge of worldwide wine varieties, regions, and markets. Students must be at least 18 years of age to participate in wine tasting.
Job opportunities exist throughout the Pacific Northwest and northern California.
View / Download Career Pathways information for the Wine Industry
View / Download Viticulture and Enology Catalog Information.
Other Certificates at UCC
At UCC, you can earn a variety of certificates and degrees that can enhance your current career or place you in the workforce sooner. Plus, UCC offers:
• Expert faculty dedicated to teaching
• Personal attention and small class sizes
• Online classes
Prospective students should visit Advising and Career Services to get started and then see a program advisor (below) to develop a more focused educational plan.
Allison Priestley - Contact
Program Assistant, Viticulture & Enology