Certificate program revision effective September 2, 2013.|
Benefits of this certificate:
Businesses and organizations are seeking effective marketing strategies that offer low cost options to compete in an increasingly competitive environment. Social media marketing offers the solution you need to assist in creating a brand, increasing market share, improve sales, gain new customers and grow your presence on the web. Learn to create an effective Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter marketing plan, write and publish blogs that are designed to increase business, develop an e-mail marketing strategy that will inspire customers and avoid common pitfalls. Learn techniques to showcase your business using video. Courses can be taken individually for individuals not intending to achieve the overall program certificate.
Did you know that social media associates are one of the top ten jobs rated by Forbes' Top 10 Best Freelance Jobs list? They are responsible for managing, updating, and publishing all social media platforms. The work includes creating and implementing online, social, and mobile strategies. Associates write engaging copy for social media channels which goes beyond just Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter since social media has expanded to Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, Tumblr, and more!
Estimated Earnings: $20 to $25 an hour
Our fast track certificate program not only teaches students how to use these tools proficiently, they will also learn how to successfully meet client goals whether it is increasing traffic or increasing conversions for various marketing campaigns. Students registered with the Social Media Marketing Certificate program will have an opportunity to gain practical experience by actually completing a project for actual local businesses in need of social media assistance. This completed project will be added to students' resumes and the businesses will agree to act as references upon successful completion of the capstone.
Two Required Courses:
And completion of five (5) of the below:
Upon completion of the required courses and five electives, students must notify the Continuing Education office. After verifying the student's completion status, a certificate will be mailed to the student's address on record.
|Social Media Marketing Certificate||08/31/15||08/31/15||50.00|
|Social Media Marketing||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 2 Sessions||09/30/15||10/07/15||200.00|
|Social Media Marketing Capstone||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 3 Sessions||09/02/15||09/16/15||270.00|
|Crowdfunding - Turn Your Dream Into Reality||Sa : 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, 1 Session||12/05/15||12/05/15||200.00|
|Pinterest, Google+, and YouTube Marketing||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 3 Sessions||03/30/16||04/13/16||270.00|
|Email Marketing||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 3 Sessions||05/18/16||06/01/16||270.00|
|Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn Marketing||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 3 Sessions||01/20/16||02/03/16||270.00|
|Integrated Web Marketing and Google Analytics||F : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 5 Sessions||10/16/15||11/13/15||290.00|
|Social Media Marketing Capstone||W : 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 3 Sessions||06/29/16||07/13/16||270.00|
|Crowdfunding - Turn Your Dream Into Reality||Sa : 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, 1 Session||05/07/16||05/07/16||200.00|
These courses are not currently scheduled, but may be offered at a future date. Click the course Title link for more information.