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Alamo Workforce Solutions, Digital Creative Institute and the Department of Labor are partnering to bring an Apprenticeship program to build your digital skills!

We are the first Federally Registered Digital Marketing Apprenticeship in the nation! Our 12-month program will accelerate your digital skills resulting in increased levels of performance and retention.

There is a growing demand for digital skills and employers are looking for you! We invite you to build your digital skills with our one-year Apprenticeship program that is paid, on-the-job training under the supervision of experienced journey workers with related classroom instruction and performance coaches.

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  • What will you learn
  • The Process | WSAlamo & DCI Provide:
    • Coaching to help you find a job
    • Resume tips and feedback
    • Job-searching strategies for LinkedIn
    • 1-on-1 job interview prep/practice
    • Negotiating tips for accepting the offer
    • Custom success roadmap in collaboration with your employer
The Apprenticeship Program
  • Tuesday and Thursday night with instructors and mentors
  • Weekly performance coaching
  • Monthly and curriculum portfolio projects to demonstrate your digital skill building
Job Placement
  • $30,000-$45,000 typical salary range
  • Apprentice job titles include Specialist, Strategist, Coordinator and Manager in the following Digital Marketing roles:
      • Account Coordinator
      • Digital Marketer
      • Content Creation
      • Content Management
      • Data Analyst
      • Web Development
      • SEO – Search Engine Optimization
  • After DCI graduation, you can continue to work at your current role or pursue other options 


Dislocated Workers
People with the following Certifications:
  • GED/High School Diploma with 2+ years of work or military experience
  • 2 or 4-year certificate from a Trade School, Vocational Education, Apprenticeship
  • 2 or 4-year college degree
People with the following experience:
    • 2+ years of experience in the workforce
    • 2+ years of experience in the military
People 20 years or older in age


DCI Tuition 

  • $14,000 for 12-month program
  • Grants and Employer contributions directly applied to reduce cost
  • Tuition payments do not start until Apprentice has been placed in a full-time digital marketing role

Types of Training Funds Available

  • Up to $7,500* WIOA – Workforce Solutions Alamo
  • Up to $2,000* Bexar County Innovation Fund

*based on eligibility requirements

Example Scenario

$45,000 – Salary Digital Marketing Specialist

 $14,000 – Tuition 12 mo Apprenticeship Training & Performance Coaching

– $  2,000 – Bexar County Innovation Fund*

– $  7,500 – WIOA – Workforce Solutions Alamo*

 $ 4,500 – Remaining Tuition Paid by Apprentice/Employer

Other Options to pay for the apprenticeship:

  • Climb Credit
  • Reduce your salary over a 12 or 18 month period
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