Social Media for Business Certificate


Earn a certificate by taking all three of the following courses (Introduction to Social Media, Marketing Using Social Media, Integrating Social Media in Your Organization) for $495. Or register for each course individually for $195 per course.

Certificate Description

Take part in this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients. Discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks from Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more. Learn how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization. You will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate them into your organization.

For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations. For beginners as well as those with some experience.

These courses are provided for you by AREA through an affiliation with UGotClass. AREA does not hold responsibility for the course content. The learner is responsible to consider all information presented in the context of your local jurisdictional legislation, rules and regulations.

Courses include:

How it works:

  1. In the online classroom, listen to audio lectures, view slides, even take an optional quiz to test yourself.
  2. Then post comments in the online discussion with your fellow participants and the instructor. Your instructor logs on once a day to answer questions and join in on the discussion.
  3. Participate any time of day or night. The ideal is to go online 2-3 times a week, but you decide.

Technical requirements:

  • Internet access with Internet Explorer; Firefox Mozilla; or Safari web browser.
  • Audio software such as Windows Media, Real, or Flash.
  • Speakers to listen to audio.

Member Price $495.00

On the business day after you have registered and paid for the course, you will receive an email from AREA requesting your choice of course session date.


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