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Marketing Certification & Certificate Programs

DMA offers a range of marketing certificate and certification programs designed to support you as a leading marketer and provide you with options that best complement your time, budget, and professional goals.

Marketing Certification Program

DMA Certified Marketing Professional

Our core marketing certification on the 360 degree view of marketing is the milestone that will help you take your career to the next level and benefit you for years to come. The gold standard, DCMP (the DMA Certified Marketing Professional program) equips you with over 30 hours of leading marketing training, providing you with the foundation you need to advance your marketing know-how.

Whether your focus is mobile marketing or print, digital marketing or direct mail, data or content – expert know-how and skills are your #1 asset. In this comprehensive program, you’ll get in-depth, step-by-step instruction from today’s top experts. You’ll learn how to attract and keep new customers through all media channels. And you’ll come away with cutting-edge techniques to build your brand, create a truly integrated marketing effort, and increase your revenue.

Marketing Certificate Programs

Our certificate programs provide you with the essentials you need to build your know-how in specific topic areas, and are ideal for those who want a deeper dive into a particular area of expertise, or who may not have the time to devote to a full certification.

Certificate programs guide you through 8-9 hours of focused learning from top experts in the field, with optional pre- and post-work built into the program.

Marketing Analytics Certificate

In this deep dive into marketing analytics, you’ll learn how data collection, analysis, assessment and the use of data can empower you in making key marketing and business decisions.

Content Marketing Certificate

Learn how and why content has become king in today’s marketing, and the tools you need to develop a strategic process for leveraging your content assets across diverse marketing channels.

What is the difference between a Certificate & Certification?

DMA Certificate ProgramDMA Certification
Provides supplemental education / training in one particular aspect of a given fieldDemonstrates mastery of specific knowledge or competency, and assures a baseline knowledge of that competency
Certificates are not time-bound Provides a time-bound qualification for those who successfully meet the criteria
Certificate programs do not require demonstration of continued competence and are not eligible for renewal statusIndividuals who have achieved certification (and who are therefore certified) are required to demonstrate continued competence in the subject in order to retain/renew their qualification status
Awarded to participants who can show they have met the learning outcomesAwarded to participants who can show they have met the learning outcomes
8-9 hours concentrated learning in a specific topic area30+ hours of applied learning covering 360 degree view of the marketing lifecycle

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Below are just a handful of the companies that have chosen DMA as their certification source. See why they look to DMA as the leader in marketing education.

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DMA also offers a wide range of other courses in all marketing topics. Check us out online or talk with one of our team members about how you can BE MORE with DMA Education!

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