You Could Be A Social Media Manager (Sooner Than You Think)

Maybe you’re pretty good with Instagram. Social professionals make it a work of art.

They’re pop-culture engineers. With a deep grasp of human nature, data analytics, and the cultural zeitgeist, they help brands tell compelling, far-reaching stories.

Gone are the days of the intern handling major social channels. In 2020 your socials are your public face—and managing that face is a job for highly-trained pros. Social Strategists, Community Managers, Social Analysts…they’re all treated like the VIPs they are, with the attendant salaries and prestige.

Wondering how you can get into the industry? Download our free guide now to learn 6 key ways our Master’s Program helps people like you get ahead.

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Learn By Doing

Here’s the thing: work in social media is incredibly rewarding—but it’s also hard work. We’re talking about coordinating messaging across a half dozen channels (at least) while organizing content, tracking roles, planning events, coordinating outreach…there’s a lot to do.

So how do you get the experience you need to do all that and excel? By practicing for real.

In our Master’s program, we don’t believe in textbooks or exams. This is about cutting-edge creative projects and one-of-a-kind practical experience. Our social media bootcamp students have worked with huge brands like Starbucks, Ford, and Burger King.

Maybe you’re next.

Build Your Portfolio

We push our students to explore their creative boundaries, and produce work of a professional-grade. It’s no easy ride—and the results are worth it. Our students develop a deep and impressive portfolio of work that recruiters love.
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Are mainstream media companies dead in the water? Copywriting student Tanvi Tandon (along with his partners Shashank Hariharan and Rajath Ramamurthy) doesn’t think so. He put together this game-changing campaign to help reimagine the Telegraph for the 21st-century…and won a Clio for his efforts. Watch Video
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Copywriting student Cristina Marquez worked with two Art Directors, Chaeyeong Seo and Junggle Kim, to break open the conversation about the dangers of domestic violence. They won a Future Lion award for this bold campaign. Watch Video
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The MAD Grad duo collectively known as Brave (featuring Art Director Seine Kongruangkit and Copywriter Matithorn Prachuabmoh Chaimoungkalo) made a mock campaign for Netflix promoting healthy behavior during the coronavirus outbreak. Wouldn’t you know it—their work went viral around the world. Watch Video
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Power Your Summer

Our all-star copywriting student, Jessica Simmons, worked with Art Director Paola Delgado Cornejo to put together this little piece of innovation for Bacardi. Their work was recognized internationally: they won a Clio in 2019, and were featured in Ads of the World. Watch Video

Get hired

You’ll have access to a network of past graduates who were just like you…and are now taking the world by storm. No wonder our social media grads are hired by the most innovative and creative organizations in the world.
Kevin Escalera MAD Grad – Social Media Strategy Bootcamp
Social Marketing Manager at Zimmerman Advertising
“One of our instructors, Carlos Roncajolo, recommended me for an open social media specialist position at Zimmerman Advertising. After graduating from boot camp, I went in for an interview and got the job the next day.”
Courtney Rimar MAD Grad – Social Media Strategy Bootcamp
Planning Manager at Jungle Media Canada
“When you’re surrounded by some of the smartest and most creative instructors and classmates, you can’t help but be motivated to do your best work too!”
Gioia-Nina van de Fliert MAD Grad – Social Media Strategy Bootcamp
Lead Video & Creative Producer at Blauw Gras
“If you want to change your job or even just your point of view, going to MAD will broaden your perspective, help you find a job, and even make you grow as a person.”
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Ready To Become Who You’re Meant To Be?

Working in social media means waking up every day to a new creative challenge. At MAD, that fun starts from day 1. We help you build the skills, portfolio, and industry connections you need to find a job you really love. We’ll push to be the best version of yourself. And in the end, you’ll achieve more than you ever thought possible.

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Application Deadlines

Portfolio Programs – May 24 
Master’s Degree Programs – April 16