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.
Mediabistro's Social Media Certificate Program provides hands-on training in the practical and strategic components of social media. You’ll learn the social media sites and measurement tools available today, techniques for driving engagement, and how to use these social platforms to develop a multifaceted strategy that enhances your business or personal brand.
Mediabistro is the premier online education program for media professionals. When you graduate from the program, you will receive certification that will enhance your resume -- and your job prospects.
By the end of the program, you will be able to:
- Manage your social presence on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare, YouTube, and more
- Connect with an online audience in a way that’s authentic and meaningful
- Develop and execute a social media strategy for your personal or professional use
- Set strategic goals to measure your success
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.
- Twitter Marketing
- Social Media Marketing Boot Camp
- Social Media Marketing: Master Class
- Facebook Marketing or Facebook Marketing Intensive
Choose Two Electives
- Social Media Metrics
- Community Management
- Search and Online Marketing
- Digital Project Management
The Mediabistro Social Media Certificate Program includes access for 12 months to the following mediabistro.com 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 certification options.
1) Enroll in each required class separately and apply for certification 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.