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Marketing Essentials for the Business Professional
Program Number: 9010611CER
Your Degree:
Certificate
Area of Study:
Business
Delivery Method:
100% Online
Some Online/Some In Person
Estimated Time to Complete:
12 Credits | Finish in 1 semester
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$1,960.94

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  • Program Overview

    ​Are you working towards obtaining an administrative support position, or already a working professional responsible for marketing and social media initiatives?

    The Marketing Essentials for the Business Professional certificate at Madison College is perfect for broadening your knowledge of the marketing industry. A combination of administrative professional skills, marketing, and social media skills can propel your career in an exciting new direction. 

    Already in the marketing industry? This certificate can give you the skills you need to manage your social media plan.

    Program Details

    Students in the Marketing Essentials for Business Professionals certificate can attend part-time.

    Marketing Essentials for Business Professionals certificate classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses: 

    • Madison - Truax

    Careers

    Earning your Marketing Essentials for Business Professionals certificate at Madison College prepares you for valuable work as a Marketing Assistant or Marketing Support Specialist. 

  • Curriculum and Experience

    Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2022-2023 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

    Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

    • Progress toward your specific requirements
    • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

    If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.

    COURSES
    10-106-164
    2 credits
    10-103-169
    1 credit
    10-106-108
    3 credits
    10-104-102
    3 credits
    10-104-114
    3 credits
  • Admission

    Earning a certificate is a great way to expand your skill set, and it adds professionalism to a resume. Applications are always open, so apply today!

    To Apply

    There are no admission requirements for this certificate, simply submit your application by the deadline for each term.

    International students who wish to apply for, maintain, or transfer their F-1 student visa status to Madison College are required to complete the International Admission Process.

      Spring Application Dates

      • Application open
      • Application completion deadline is March 15, 2023

        Fall Application Dates

        • Application opens on February 1, 2023
        • Application completion deadline is October 15, 2023

        Additional Notes

        • Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid
        • Class capacity is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis
        • Students who have already completed the certificate coursework at the time of application will receive the certificate diploma at the end of the term of application

        After Acceptance

        Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at Madison College. 
        Questions?

        Contact the Enrollment Center at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or 608.246.6210.

      • Career Outcomes

        ​​​The Marketing Essentials for the Business Professional certificate at Madison College will give you the skills you need to take your career into an exciting new direction. You will learn essential marketing skills that can assist any business support professional. 

      Ready to get started?
      Your first step is to apply to Madison College. It's easy and free to apply, so get started today!
      Contact the School of Business and Applied Arts

      Madison Truax Campus
      Main Building, D3631

      1701 Wright Street
      Madison, Wisconsin 53704

      businessandappliedarts@madisoncollege.edu
      608.246.6003 (Ext. 8)

      Hours

      Summer Service Hours

      • Monday – Wednesday: 9 am - 3 pm In-Person, 8 am - 4 pm Virtual
      • Thursday: 8 am - 4 pm Virtual Only
      • Friday: 8 am - 12 pm Virtual Only