Social Media Strategist, Certificate of Achievement
Financial Aid Eligible
Banner Code: 1_CN_CMSM
Control Number: 38208
The Social Media Strategist Certificate of Achievement is intended to prepare students for careers in which they will use social media to promote products, individuals, and organizations. Courses emphasize the skills and tools necessary to analyze, create, implement and evaluate social media. A "C" or better is required.
- Students will be able to function effectively in an entry-level social media strategist position using the skills, principles, and tools acquired.
Certificate of Achievement Requirements
The Certificate of Achievement is a state-approved career program that requires a minimum of eight units and is designed to prepare the graduate to enter a particular field of employment. In order to be awarded a certificate, students are required to obtain a grade of “C” or better in all program-required courses. Grades of “CR” or “P” will be accepted whereas “CR” or “P” meets the equivalency of a “C” or better. At least 3 units in an advanced course from the certificate must be completed at OCC at the department’s discretion. Certificates of Achievement are not automatically awarded. A petition must be filed in Enrollment Services or online at the beginning of the semester in which the student will be completing their final requirements. The petitioning periods are listed in the Graduation Requirements section of this catalog. Check with a counselor to determine the requirements for completion.
A list of certificate programs can be found in the Programs A-Z section of this catalog.
|CMST A109||Social Media Strategies||3|
|CMST A236||Directed Practice for Social Media Strategist||2|
|CMST A185||Public Relations||3|
|or BUS A185||Public Relations|
|or FASH A225||Media, Events, and Promotions|
|ENGL A123||Writing for Social Media||3|
|MKTG A100||Introduction to Marketing||3|
|CIS A132||Business Multimedia and Graphics||2-3|
|or DMAD A181||Introduction to Computer Graphics|