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The minor in social media will equip you with the skills and knowledge to understand social media trends and develop effective social media strategies for businesses and organizations.

Why should I study social media?

In today's digital age, social media has become an essential tool for businesses and organizations to connect with their audiences, build brand awareness, and drive revenue growth. By minoring in social media, you will gain a competitive edge in the job market, as employers are increasingly seeking professionals with expertise in this field.

What can I do with this degree?

Courses within Bethel's social media minor provide hands-on training in content creation and strategy development, equipping you to pursue a wide range of career opportunities including social media marketing, content strategy, public relations, and more.

What skills will I develop?

You'll learn how to:

  • develop social media strategies
  • produce compelling social media copy for different platforms
  • create visual content
  • implement SEO practices
  • and more!

What unique experiences or opportunities will I have?

The social media minor is interdisciplinary, combining courses from the Department of Communication Studies and the Department of Business, preparing you to enter the workplace with an understanding of multiple perspectives. This minor can be a valuable addition to any major, providing you with a clearly identifiable skillset and enhancing your marketability.  

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