Writer's Collective

IVL (In-Virtual-Life)

Starting on September 28, 2020

IN COLLABORATION WITH 

BECOME A DIGITAL MARKETER | Get trained. Get mentored. Get placed.

Gain the valuable skills needed to get your career started in digital marketing. In our accelerated online program, you’ll learn how to apply various tools and techniques to master social media, web analytics, and email marketing campaigns. We can get you ready to sell products, share ideas, and grow businesses in today's digital age.

The Writer's Collective IVL (In-Virtual-Life) is an online immersive where you'll not only learn valuable digital marketing skills, you'll also get connected with the people who can help take your career to the next level. This course is 3 weeks online and includes 1 UCLA  Extension course eligible for 2 transferable college credit units*, access to the ENTITY Mentor Network, soft skills training, career advice and placement services,  and so much more! 

*Please check with your institution as eligible credit hours may vary by school.

PROGRAM DATES  | September 28, 2020 - October 16, 2020

TIME  |  3 weeks / full-time

We can work with you to help plan your schedule!

COST  |  $2,500*

*Student financing options available through  financing partner:

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The

Formula

OUR COMMITMENT TO PERSONALIZED EDUCATION

HARD SKILLS

The goal of this program is to make you a well-rounded and readily hireable digital marketer. As a student you receive 100+ hours of instruction and mentorship (live and pre-recorded).  

Courses not only teach you the fundamentals, but also opportunities for real-world application.

SOFT SKILLS

Virtual training and workshops to ensure you're ready to hit the ground running after graduation:

  • Leadership

  • Self-confidence

  • Resilience

  • Communication

  • Collaboration

  • Growth-mindset

We build leaders. We are #WomenThatDo.

MENTORSHIP

Mentorship is key to fast-tracking your career, so as mentees you’ll have access to:

  • Live, intimate fireside chats (10 students-to-1 mentor)

  • Live and pre-recorded Speaker Series webinars offering industry insights and career advice

  • A dedicated internal mentor, who will ensure your success throughout the program

CAREER PLACEMENT

Student Outcomes are our most important metric of success, so all students are assigned an ENTITY Student Lifecycle Specialist (SLS) to assist with career placement.

All graduates get:

  • First-priority on ENTITY Network Job Opportunities

  • Resume and portfolio workshops

  • Mock interviews 

  • Recommendations and connections to ENTITY hiring managers (when available)

Curriculum

Writing and Editing for Digital Media

Search Engine Optimization

Graphic Design (Using InDesign)

Building Your Own Brand and Style Guide

Social Media Packaging

Social Media Marketing

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*Curriculum includes 1 UCLA Extension course in Social Media Marketing eligible for 2 transferable college credit units.

Please check with your institution as eligible credit hours may vary by school.

Current Courses

  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

  • Digital Journalism: Writing for Web (Best Practices)

  • Social Media Monetization and Packaging

  • How to Advertise on Facebook and Instagram

  • How to Build Your Own Brand with Graphic Design Tools (Adobe InDesign)

  • Sourcing and Fact-Checking in the Digital Age

  • Finding Your Happy (Mentorship Worksheet): How to Discover What You Really Want

  • Marketing: Customer Journey and User Acquisition 

  • Job Skills: Creating a Resume that Pops

Included Course From 

Social Media Marketing

This course looks at the channels of marketing, advertising, and communication that make up social media and the web, exploring how these tools fit into a company's traditional integrated marketing strategy. Students will learn practical tips and techniques, as well as see the bigger picture to help successfully leverage social media marketing for your own environment and purpose by looking at real-world case studies and examples.

5 sessions | Mondays and Thursdays | 3 hours each

 

Classes are 1-4 p.m. PST / 4-7 p.m. EST.

Detailed schedule will be provided upon enrollment.

What's Included

  • Digital access to ENTITY Academy courses via our custom learning management system, Docebo.

  • Digital access to UCLA Extension's instructional materials via their learning management system, Canvas. Live lectures for the Social Media Marketing class will be held on UCLA Extension's Zoom platform.
     

  • Extended access to UCLA Extension's online learning management system, Canvas, for 30 days after the course end date. 

  • Invitation to ENTITY's Speaker Series and fireside chats with mentors from Fortune 1,000 companies, large agencies, small businesses, and more (live and pre-recorded)​.
     

  • Soft skills workshops to help build leadership skills, communication abilities, and confidence.
     

  • Access to ENTITY's Virtual Campus powered by VirBELA.  ENTITY's mentor sessions, soft skills training, graduation, and all other community activities will be held on this campus. (Click here to learn more!)

  • Opportunity to publish an article on ENTITY's online magazine, EntityMag.com (editing and feedback included).

  • One content piece published to ENTITY's social channels (with editor approval).

  • Resume-building and job hunting skills.
     

  • Mock interview workshops.

  • Career placement services after completion of the 3-week program.

Job Placement

We will provide you with the right career services to help you land a job in digital marketing. Not only will you have completed an industry-relevant curriculum, but you will walk away with an improved personal resume, strong interview skills, and a robust portfolio with real-world applicable projects to showcase to potential employers.

 

To take it a step further, we are connected with companies that are seeking digital marketing professionals to hire as soon as possible. Here’s your chance to work for your dream company.

Financing

Options

Our students have taken advantage of different financing options to make this program possible. We want to help you find the best solution to fund your career goals! 

 

Click the button below if you want to talk to someone about financing ENTITY's Writer's Collective IVL. 

PAYMENT PLANS

ENTITY SCHOLARSHIPS

OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIPS

PRIVATE FUNDING

LOW-INTEREST LOANS

Financing Partner: Climb Credit

 

I would recommend ENTITY's Writer's Collective IVL because it teaches you different skillsets within marketing. People can become experts in subjects like SEO, Facebook ads, and graphic design; and after the Academy, they can dive more into that and create a career out of it.

JULIAN F. /  B.A. GLOBAL MANAGEMENT, ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY, SPRING 2022

I'm applying for jobs and now I feel like I have more of the requirements for a writing position; with SEO and understanding social media marketing a bit more, I feel like [I'm] a stronger candidate.

JOCELYN C. / B.A. CREATIVE WRITING, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA RIVERSIDE

One thing I like about ENTITY Academy is that it keeps up with the trends and how digital media changes year to year.

REBECCA L. /  B.A. ENGLISH AND CREATIVE WRITING, SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE UNIVERSITY

About ENTITY

ENTITY Academy is on a mission to close the gender pay gap by training, mentoring, and placing women in 21st century careers. And it starts by restructuring education to address the whole person and prepare them for the Future of Work. 

 

By attending ENTITY Academy, whether online or in person, you'll gain the competitive edge you need to build the career you want and join an ever-expanding network of #WomenThatDo. 

About UCLA Extension

For over a century, UCLA Extension has helped prepare people to live better lives through the power of education. As one of the nation’s oldest, largest, and most comprehensive continuing and professional studies providers, UCLA Extension gives you a wide range of options to advance in your career, switch careers, or achieve personal growth.

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