Starting Salaries for Social Media Strategy Graduates

Starting Salaries for Social Media Strategy Graduates

$50,000 - $60,000:  20% of recent graduates
$40,000 - $50,000:  60% of recent graduates
$30,000 - $40,000:  20% of recent graduates

Results of our last survey of U.S. grads for the reporting period July 30, 2015 - June 1, 2016.

Application Deadlines and Program Schedule

Application Deadlines and Program Schedule

The social strategy boot camp starts once a year in April. The boot camp lasts for 3 months (12-weeks). 

The application deadline is six weeks prior to the start of classes. Please see our FAQs for application deadlines and the school calendar.

The social media boot camp is a condensed program with classes during the week and weekends. Guest lectures on Friday evenings with weekend workshops on both Saturday and Sunday. Class schedule will change slightly halfway through the boot camp to provide additional skill-building courses.

At the end of the social media training program, students will spend an intensive week visiting the social media departments in advertising agencies and companies. The representatives will inform the students on their company’s philosophy, culture and give insight into their social media department. 

Tuition & Materials

Tuition & Materials

Tuition is $6,000 total for the 12-week program.

All students must have:

Apple Macintosh MacBook Pro with external hard drive storage (2 TB) with maximum RAM Airport-equipped computer (approximately $1,299 to $3,000)

Keynote software (approximately $20-30)

InDesign is suggested for your portfolio but not required.

Additional anticipated supplies cost is $100-$350

Diploma & Job Placement Assistance

Diploma & Job Placement Assistance

This social media training program is a twelve-week diploma program with the primary purpose of assisting students in developing the skills needed for a job as a social media strategist or engagement strategist in an advertising agency or marketing department of a company.

Graduates have the opportunity to attend portfolio review and interview with multiple agencies. Miami Ad School also supplies graduates with job leads throughout their career. Our institutional graduate placement rate is well over 90%.