• Social Media Management

    M State’s one-year Social Media Management certificate program gives you a solid foundation for working in today’s digital world.

Social Media Management

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Our program

M State's 18-credit certificate in Social Media Management offers hands-on training to prepare you for the expanding role of social media manager in marketing and business. This one-year program, offered online and on our Moorhead campus, provides the entry-level knowledge and skills necessary to plan, execute, analyze and maintain an effective social media program.

Social media skills are crucial today for businesses and organizations promoting products, businesses and brands. As a student in our Social Media Management certificate program, you'll identify strategies to achieve marketing objectives, create digital content, learn to capture and assess critical data, and launch and sustain social media programs.

Whether you're a current student seeking to expand your skills or a marketing professional advancing your career, M State Social Media Management certificate teaches the skills needed for a solid foundation in today's digital world.


Here's what you'll learn

  • Social media platforms, tools and strategies
  • Core marketing concepts and strategies
  • Industry-established technologies and applications
  • Creation of original digital content that supports marketing strategies and goals
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving strategies that achieve quality results
  • Identification and use of social media methods that are ethical, safe and legal


Required courses

  • Principles of Marketing
  • Advertising and Promotion
  • Introduction to Social Media
  • Social Media Visual Methods
  • Social Media Management
  • Social Media Campaigns


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Social Media Management Certificate
Locations: Online, Moorhead

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