Social Media for College Admissions
College Application Training is proud to have teamed with Social Assurity to deliver industry leading social media courseware to our students who are looking to harness social media to curate persuasive portraits that reflect their true character and potential – for tangible advantage in college admissions, scholarship awards, and a diverse career.
The extent to which students have established a strong and compelling online presence is having an impact on who gets the acceptance letter, the scholarship, the interview and the job. Actively building a digital presence that showcases a student's activities, accomplishments, service, and interests is increasingly important at a time when the best colleges are looking for students with exceptional digital leadership skills.
Social Assurity's acclaimed eLearning courseware teaches students how to use the social media they use every day in excitingly new and productive ways. The courseware is designed to be uniquely engaging and information-rich with step by step instruction for building compelling digital portfolios and developing effective social networking techniques.
The courseware teaches essential social media skills with a focus on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram, and Twitter. By utilizing social media to showcase their achievements and demonstrate their interest to colleges and employers, students are able to differentiate themselves from other qualified applicants.