WHEN You can begin your certificate coursework at any time. We offer all certificate courses multiple times throughout the year.
All classes are available online, with select classes also offered in NYC.
Learn how to write razor-sharp ad copy, build a brilliant portfolio, and create a career in advertising in our Ad Copywriting Certificate Program.
As you progress through a range of copywriting classes, you'll discover how new media is creating new opportunities for creative writers in content of all kinds.
By the end of the program, you will be able to:
- Write copy for all advertising media
- Develop a unique brand voice and message
- Create a portfolio to showcase your work
Course of Study
The certificate is awarded to students who successfully complete the 4 required courses and 2 electives within one year. Students receive a letter of completion and certificate suitable for display.
Choose Two Electives
- Copywriting for the Web: Advanced
- Adobe Illustrator
- Search and Online Marketing
- Writing and Editing for the Web
- Web Analytics
The Mediabistro Ad Copywriting Certificate Program includes access for 12 months to the following resources:
- Freelance Marketplace
Showcase your work and get jobs from managers who need to fill editorial assignments.
Make your professional life a little easier and a lot more productive with premium access to mediabistro.com's career-focused resources, editorial content, discounts, and other member benefits.
Admission and Enrollment
Students have 2 certificate options.
1) Enroll in each required class separately and apply for the certificate when you have completed all requirements.
2) Enroll in the full program for $1650. Only program enrollees receive priority notice about upcoming courses, expedited enrollment, 1 year of access to , Freelance Marketplace and AvantGuild.
Courses must be completed within one calendar year. Questions? Email us.