Many people are interested in learning new skills but don’t have the time to commit to longer courses like an associate degree or bachelor’s program. Fortunately, these five short courses you can enroll in at Monarch Institute are flexible enough to let you learn at your own pace and may help you advance your career significantly in just a few months. Many also qualify for financial aid, so check with your local school district or higher education institution to see if they offer any of these courses.
Course 1: Social Media Marketing
Social media marketing is a great way to reach more people, not just on social media. It helps you build your brand’s presence and identity by connecting with others through the channels they often use. The key is to be consistent, relevant, and genuine. This course will teach you how to do that.
Course 2: Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Online marketing is so vital for businesses these days. More and more people are turning to the internet to find products and services. This means that companies are competing with each other for their attention.
One way to do this is by optimizing your website for search engine results pages, also known as SEO. In this course, you will learn how search engines work, what factors affect your ranking on the search engines, and how to optimize your content to rank higher on SERPs.
Course 3: Copywriting
Copywriting is a craft that can be learned and mastered, but it’s also a skill that requires practice to perfect. This course covers everything you need to know about writing copy that is persuasive, compelling, and memorable. This course is designed for beginners who want to learn how to write strong copy from scratch. It will teach you how to:
- Write copy that compels people to take the desired action
- Understand the psychology of why people do what they do so you can communicate with them more effectively
- Increase your conversion rates by getting people to take the desired action faster and easier than before
Course 4: Google Analytics
Google Analytics is a free, powerful tool that all website owners should know how to use. With Google Analytics, you can measure visitor behavior and optimize your content for maximum impact. This course will teach you the fundamentals of Google Analytics, emphasizing conversion tracking and goal setting, customized dashboards, and more.
Alongside the course, there are exercises to help you practice what you learn and a quiz to test your understanding. By the end of this course, you’ll have a solid understanding of how to use Google Analytics to get the most out of your website traffic.
Course 5: Web Design
Web design is a valuable skill to have in today’s world. In this course, you will learn about web design and the tools needed for web design. You’ll learn HTML and CSS and how to work with a CMS (Content Management System) through lectures and hands-on exercises. This course is perfect for those looking for an introduction to web design.
Being a student is an exciting time, especially at Monarch Institute! The world is changing, and we’re all working together to improve it. Whether you want to learn about business, science, arts, and humanities or get ahead on your general education requirements- there are new ways to go back to school without leaving home. And that could be the best decision you have ever made.