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Marketing Management and Digital Strategy Graduate Certificate

  • Get Started

    No Application Required

  • Format

    Online and On Campus Options

  • Tuition

    $12,880

  • Courses

    4

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Gain the tools and techniques you need to engage audiences and inspire action in today’s complex, multichannel landscape.

Through this graduate certificate, you build both the strategic and tactical skills to position your organization for success. Learn digital and traditional methods of research, analysis, and integrated marketing communication.

What You'll Learn

  • Understand marketing fundamentals, including market-oriented strategic planning, market research, buyer behavior, target market selection, competitive positioning, product and service planning, pricing, and distribution.
  • Learn principles of digital marketing, from search engine optimization to paid search, CRM management to analytics.
  • Leverage market research design, qualitative and quantitative data, quantitative methods, and data-driven analysis.
  • Apply marketing communication principles and strategies in focused subject areas such as leadership, management, social media, or news media.

Our Community at a Glance

Going back to school doesn’t have to mean putting your life on hold. We’ve designed our courses, certificates, and degrees to give you the flexibility to pace your studies to fit your schedule.

  • 36

    Average Age

  • 83%

    Working Full Time

  • 29%

    Students Outside the U.S.

  • 1.5 years

    Average Time to Complete

Certificate Courses

The professional graduate certificate in Marketing Management and Digital Strategy requires four courses or 16 credits. Choose courses from the following requirements, using the certificate course search.

  • Foundations course (choose one course from select group)
  • Digital tools (choose one course from select group)
  • Elective courses (choose two courses from select group)

Search for Courses

You can browse courses by term — fall, spring, or summer — in the DCE Course Search & Registration platform.

Earning Your Certificate

To meet the requirements for the certificate, you must:

  • Complete the four certificate courses for graduate credit.
  • Earn at least a B grade in each course.
  • Complete the courses within three years.

Learn more about pursuing a certificate and the process of requesting your certificate.

Big goals are attainable when they are broken down into smaller pieces. One course at a time, one assignment at a time, one question at a time.

Cost

Affordability is core to our mission. When compared to our continuing education peers, it’s a fraction of the cost.

Our Tuition (2023–24 rate) $3,220 per course
Average Tuition of Peer Institutions $5,476 per course
Average Total Cost $12,880