Graduate Certificate in Strategic Social Media

Strategic Social Media

The Graduate Certificate in Strategic Social Media prepares graduates with the skills needed to engage in professional social media management, content creation, and assessment.

Who can enroll for this certificate?

This certificate is designed for professionals who have a bachelor’s degree and are interested in advancing their knowledge and skills related to strategic social media management.

Career Prospects

Careers in social media are available in nearly every discipline and organization type, ranging from major corporations and non-profits to entrepreneurial ventures. Graduates with a Strategic Social Media Certificate can pursue careers as social media specialists, consultants, content creators, strategists, and influencers.

Program Details:

  • The Strategic Social Media Certificate includes specialized coursework in social media strategy, content creation, and analytics.  See recommended course sequence
  • The certificate's 9-credit hours can be applied toward earning an M.A. degree in Strategic Communication.
  • This certificate can be earned in one academic year (fall, spring, & summer).

To learn more about the program or how to enroll:

  • Contact  Dr. Amber Ferris, associate professor and graduate coordinator in the School of Communication.
  • Courses already taken can count towards this certification.
  • All courses are delivered online.
  • Graduate School Admissions:  APPLY TODAY >