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Our digital & social media marketing communications courses will get your career on the right track fast.  In these bootcamp style courses, you will learn the latest in digital and social media marketing from the industry professionals. In our courses you will be engaging with real life case studies while receiving hands on clinical experiences.

Our cutting edge curriculum is designed to prepare marketers for the changing landscape where consumers are connected to a number of devices, have an unprecedented level of information for purchase decisions, and if properly cultivated can be an ambassador for their favorite brands. Yesterday’s marketing strategies simply won’t work in the current environment. Due to the focus on the latest issues facing the marketing community, this curriculum will improve the skill set of a recent graduate or an established professional. All courses are taught by local and national industry experts, best of class. 

Take one course or more, the decision is up to you. And, take in any order, the decision is up to you.  

But, with as little as six courses, you will be awarded a Certificate in Digital Media Marketing. Completion of your certificate can be done in as little as two to three semesters.

Required Certification Courses (63 hours required)

    • Strategic Search Engine Marketing (21 hours)
    • Web Analytics (21 hours)
    • Social Media Marketing Strategies (21 hours)

Elective Certification Courses (42 hours required)

    • Email Marketing Strategies (14 hours)
    • Blogs to Buzz (7 hours)
    • Podcasting (7 hours)
    • Video Production (7 hours)
    • Livestreaming (7 hours)
    • Advanced Facebook Advertising (7 hours)
    • Mobile Marketing (14 hours)
    • An Immersion Into Digital Media (14 hours)
    • Introduction to Data Analytics, Dashboarding and Visualization (14 hours)

All instructors work with various partners to bring real life case study work into the classroom.  Past partners of our program include: The Challenger Center, Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), The St. Louis Symphony, The Mercantile Library, COCA, TedxGateway Arch, Adobe Site Catalyst, and more.

Any questions about the program, please contact the program coordinator Chase Kohler at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 314-516-6196. 


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Download this pdf brochure here.

Example Course Plan and Costs

Below illustrates an example course plan and costs to become certified.  Keep in mind you can take just one course or all and in any order you desire.

You do not need to commit to becoming certified.

 PL with new Prices for Winter 2017   

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Answers to "Digital IQ" quiz found on our pdf brochure are:  (1) 2004, (2) 320, (3) .21, (4) True, (5) 50%, (6) All of the above, (7) Third Party, (8) True, (9) True, (10) All of the above, (11) 2013 for 1 billion, (12) 70, (13) 115, (14) 70-110, (15) 40.  

 

Financial Aid

The Workforce Investment Act governed by the Workforce Investment Board distributes funds through the UrbanForce program at the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE)