Digital Marketing & Communications

The Digital Marketing & Communications certificate program provides training for job opportunities in the marketing, communications, and product management fields. Combining skills in research, writing, design, and analytics, professionals in this industry help drive business decisions and lead strategic marketing planning.

The driving forces of job growth in the digital marketing field are the waves of technological advancements in personal and mobile computing. Further development in the areas of artificial intelligence and augmented/virtual reality will create new opportunities for businesses to connect with customers and influence behavior. This program will provide students with the managerial and organizational skills to refine key messaging and position brands and products for optimum success now and in the future.

Who Should Enroll

This certificate program is designed for marketing, communication, and product management professionals who would like to positively influence business strategy and create relevant marketing and communications plans for their organizations. The curriculum is also suited for students aspiring to enter this growing field and offers a foundational overview of how to launch and manage digital marketing campaigns on a number of platforms.

Program Benefits

  • Learn to manage integrated marketing & communications strategies for achieving organizational goals and objectives
  • Analyze digital marketing channels and tactics for various business models
  • Develop a product management plan for bringing a new product or service to market
  • Apply quantitative data analytics to goal setting and forecasting
  • Identify the power of differentiation in brand management

Eligibility and Requirements

Apply to become a candidate for the program: A Declaration of Candidacy is required to establish candidacy in this program. Complete the application and pay the application and candidacy fee of $125 (non-refundable). Learn more about the benefits of becoming a candidate

A candidate in the program is awarded a certificate upon the successful completion of three (3) required courses and one (1) elective course totaling 12 units, each with a letter grade of “C” or better. All requirements must be completed within five (5) years after the student enrolls in their first course. To receive the Certified Digital Certificate after the completing all the program requirements, students must submit the Request for Certificate to initiate the certificate audit process. Students not pursuing the certificate are welcome to take as many individual courses as they wish.

Transfer Credit

Students who complete the Digital Marketing & Communications Certificate Program may be eligible to transfer credits into Excelsior College, Master of Business Administration or Master of Science in Management degrees.
“I was able to get a job in the field [of] digital marketing. My teacher Ellen Callen was amazing and I know for a fact that her course on ROI helped me land a job and helped me stand out amongst others.”
— Jessica Jimenez, Digital Marketing & Communications certificate graduate
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Certificate
Approximate Cost $2,850
Format Online
Duration 6 months
Total Credits 12
USA
WIOA Approved Program

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Course Schedule

Course schedules are subject to change. Individual courses may be taken without enrolling in the full program.

Prerequisite Courses
Before enrolling in this certificate program, a person must first complete the prerequisite courses required.
Required Courses
Complete 3 required courses
Elective Courses
Choose a minimum of 1 course

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