Digital Marketing and Social Media Certificate

The Certificate in Digital Marketing and Social Media provides a foundation of marketing principles and consumer behavior with emphasis on digital and social media marketing. Coursework helps students develop the skills necessary to create and manage digital advertising and social media campaigns and measure their results. Students also learn to create and build a social media presence through brand identity and engaging content communication.

Certificate programs also provide the knowledge you need in order to transform your career in less time than many traditional postgraduate and professional degree programs without any prerequisite work.

Why Earn a Certificate?

Certificates are designed for current students who want a specialization, and for working professionals who want to grow in their field or change career paths. Certificates can help you to:

  • Build your résumé
  • Increase marketability
  • Verify competence to potential employers
  • Provide practical learning that can be translated directly into workplace application
  • Transform your career in less time than many traditional postgraduate and professional degree programs
  • Do not require any prerequisite work

Credentials and Microcredentials

Today, employers are looking for new hires with technical skills in digital marketing and social media. This certificate program gives students the opportunity to earn industry-valued, internationally recognized credentials and microcredentials such as HootSuite, Google Digital Garage, and Sales Force that can be added to résumés and uploaded to online portfolios, certifying and showcasing their mastery of these skills and abilities to potential employers.

Career Opportunities

Job growth for digital marketing and social media professionals is projected to continue rising, so this high-stakes field also commands high salaries. This certificate prepares students for a wide variety of these jobs, so whether you want to launch a new career or advance to the next level of your current path, this program can get you there.

Program Requirements

Note: This information is current for the 2022-23 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.